2021 Catalog: All Courses
DE0245: Diabetes Online CDE: Let's Talk Patient & Family Engagement
Patient Engagement is recognized as a critical part of providing quality health care. It encourages patients to engage with the resources available in order to maximize his or her own health and health care. This session will provide an overview of what patient engagement is, what the benefits of patient engagement are, and what techniques and tools are best for encouraging patients.
The recording of the live webinar on 5/21/19 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/
Upon completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:
1. Explain the benefits of Patient & Family Engagement [PFE] in achieving good outcomes in diabetes prevention and care as well as care for and other health conditions.
2. Identify strategies that can be used to increase patients’ engagement in care settings.
3. Locate and use tools that assess patient engagement.
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.
Please Make Checks Payable to: Indian Health Service.
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.