Level 4 - Specialty Topic Courses - 8 CEs
Title: Level 4 - Specialty Topic Courses 8 CEs
The Level 4 Bundle offers five courses (8 CEs) a value of $145 for only $99.
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.
If you are a health care professional providing advanced level diabetes care and management and/or working toward becoming Board Certified in Advanced Diabetes Management (BC-ADM) then you are in the right place. You are joining a growing number of advanced level diabetes care professionals who are passionate about improving the care of people with diabetes through management and advocacy.
Working at an advanced level or preparing to take the BC-ADM can be a time of tremendous personal and professional growth as you delve into the complexities of diabetes, from the management of diabetes co-morbidities to program management and advocacy. We are here to support your advancement through our online level 4 courses.
The fast-paced content is designed to build on previous significant diabetes management experience and is designed for those considering becoming Board Certified in Advanced Diabetes Management.
Intended Audience: These courses are specifically geared towards an advanced practice and experienced health care professional who provides high-level diabetes management and care.
Instructor: Beverly Thomassian RN, MPH, CDCES, has been Board Certified in Advanced Diabetes Management for over 15 years. She is an Associate Clinical Professor at UCSF, a working educator and a nationally recognized diabetes expert.
All hours earned count toward your CDCES Accreditation Information
Earn 8 CEs (Group Discounts Available)
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Topics included in Level 4 Bundle:
Expand your view of how trillions of bacterial hitchhikers profoundly influence our health. We will discuss how the environment and our medical practices have impacted our gut bacteria over time and strategies we can take to protect these old friends.
This advanced-level course integrates the ADA Standard of Care on elements of a comprehensive medical assessment of the individual living with prediabetes, diabetes or hyperglycemia. Through case studies and real-life situations, we discover often hidden causes of hyperglycemia and other complications, such as liver disease, sleep apnea, pancreatitis, autoimmune diseases, fractures and more. We delve into therapy for complicated situations and discuss management strategies for other conditions associated with hyperglycemia such as Cystic Fibrosis, Cancer and Transplants. Join us for this unique and interesting approach to assessing and evaluating the hidden complications of diabetes.
Provides participants with a step-by-step approach to safely and effectively implement Basal Bolus Insulin Therapy in the inpatient setting. We discuss appropriate insulin dosing based on the patient's clinical presentation and apply dosing strategies to a variety of case studies.
Patients with cancer often experience hyperglycemia secondary to treatment, which can increase risk of infection and compromise their nutritional status. In addition, recent research has identified the link between diabetes and cancer. Join us to learn more about this unexpected link and treatment strategies for steroid-induced hyperglycemia using a case study approach.
Provides a detailed overview of the pathophysiology of type 2 diabetes, prevention strategies and cardiovascular risk reduction. In addition, we highlight type 2 treatment approaches including nutrition, activity, oral and injectables medications plus screening and treatment guidelines for micro and macrovascular disease. Through case studies and discussion, we highlight strategies to focus on a person-centered approach along with attention to psychosocial care for people living with diabetes.
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