Level 4 | COVID-19 and Diabetes | 1.5 CEs
Title: Level 4 | COVID-19 and Diabetes | 1.5 CEs
This course is included in: Level 4 - Advanced Level Courses. Purchase this course individually for $29 or the entire bundle and save 70%.
Diabetes Education Services Online University Courses are an excellent way to study for your exam anytime and anywhere that is convenient for you. You will have immediate access to your courses for 1 year after your purchase date. Each individual online course includes a: video presentation, podcast, practice test and additional resources.
With the surge in new COVID cases, what is the essential information health care professionals and Diabetes Specialists need to navigate this overwhelming crisis?
What are best practices to care for people with diabetes and COVID-19 in the outpatient and hospital setting?
This course delves into the current state of COVID and its impact on diabetes care. Coach Beverly summarizes key information including critical teaching points and management strategies for people with diabetes who develop a COVID-19 infection.
- Discuss the current state of diabetes in the United States
- Describe the relationship between COVID and health care disparities
- Explore the impact of COVID infection on those with pre-existing diabetes
- Discuss treatment strategies for COVID and diabetes, including new vaccines
- List critical teaching points for people with diabetes and COVID
Intended Audience: These courses are knowledge-based activities designed for individual or groups of diabetes educators, including RNs, RDs, Pharmacists, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Physician Assistants and other health care providers interested in enhancing their knowledge of management of COVID-19 and its relationship with diabetes.
Instructor: Beverly Thomassian RN, MPH, CDCES, has been Board Certified in Advanced Diabetes Management for over 20 years. She is an Associate Clinical Professor at UCSF and Touro University, and a nationally recognized diabetes expert.
Fee: $29.00 (Group Discounts Available)
Course Level: Level 4 - Specialty Topic Courses
All hours earned count toward your CDCES Accreditation Information
Earn 1.5 CEs
Video presentation and podcast available now On Demand.
Accreditation: Diabetes Education Services is an approved provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider 12640, and Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR), Provider DI002. Since these programs are approved by the CDR it satisfies the CE requirements for the CDCES regardless of your profession.* The use of DES products does not guarantee the successful passage of the CDCES exam. CBDCE does not endorse any preparatory or review materials for the CDCES exam, except for those published by CBDCE.