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DE0229: Diabetes Online CDE: The Role of Diabetes Educators, Dietitians, and Other Diabetes Care Team Members in Quality Improvement

 
Date: 3/20/2019 - 9/30/2019 Course Status: Available
Facility: Online Location: Online
Instructor: Annie Edleman Director: Jan Frederick
Level: Basic Audience: Hygienists, Assistants, Support Staff, Dentists
Quota: 1 - 100 students Tuition: $0.00
Hours: 1.00 (Total CDE); 1.00 (DANB Non-Clinical); 1.00 (AGD - 149)
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The IHS Division of Oral Health is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider
The IHS Division of Oral Health is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider
Summary:

Performance measurement and quality improvement will be critical parts of the payment structure and of showing value in healthcare services. Members of the Diabetes Care Team can and should participate in these efforts, whatever their practice setting. This session will provide an overview of quality improvement in diabetes care, its benefits, and how Diabetes Educators, Dietitians, and other Diabetes Care Team members can contribute to their organization’s quality efforts.
The recording of the live webinar on 3/20/19 will be available on the Division of Diabetes web site for three years. The live and recorded sessions of our trainings are all available at the following https://www.ihs.gov/diabetes/training/cmece-online-edu/diabetes-online-cme-ce-education/

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:
1. Identify specific recommendations for measuring quality of care for people with diabetes in your clinical or community health practice.
2. Explain the benefits and challenges of using QI techniques and tools to colleagues in your work setting, using case examples.
3. Implement one change in your clinical or community health practice to measure the quality of care patients are receiving.




Disclosure Policy:

It is the policy of the Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, that faculty/planners disclose any financial or other relationships with commercial companies whose products may be discussed in the educational activity. The Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, also requires that faculty disclose any unlabeled or investigative use of pharmaceutical products and medical devices. Images that have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes are prohibited.

None of the faculty/planners for this activity has a conflict of interest, and there is no use of unlabeled or investigative pharmaceutical products or medical devices. No images have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes.The educational objectives, content, and selection of educational methods and instructors are conducted independent of any commercial entity.

Concerns or complaints about this course may be directed to IHS CDE Coordinator or to ADA CERP (http://www.ada.org/goto/cerp).

Prerequisites:

None

Tuition Payment Information:

Please Make Checks Payable to: Indian Health Service.

Tuition Policy:

Tuition must be paid in full 8 weeks prior to the start date of any course. Request for refunds must be received in writing at least two weeks before the course begins. For each refund request, there will be an administrative charge of $100. No refunds will be made to registrants who fail to attend a course. If IHS CDE program cancels a course, then 100% of the tuition will be refunded.

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