Level 4 - Critical Assessment of the Diabetes Patient 1.70 CEs
Title: Critical Assessment of Diabetes Patient, 1.7 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: 90 minute video presentation, podcast, practice test and additional resources.
This advanced level course includes a complete assessment of the patient with diabetes or hyperglycemia. Through case studies and real-life situations, we discover often hidden causes of hyperglycemia and other complications, such as liver disease. We delve into insulin therapy for complicated patient 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 detecting the hidden complications of diabetes.
- Identify common yet often under diagnosed complications associated with type 1 and type 2 diabetes.
- State strategies to identify previously undiscovered diabetes complications during patient assessments.
- Discuss links between hyperglycemia and other conditions including, cancer, transplant, cystic fibrosis and liver disease.
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 diabetes assessment skills.
Instructor: Beverly Thomassian RN, MPH, CDE, 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.
Fee: $29.00 (Group Discounts Available)
Course Level: Level 4 - Advanced Level Courses
All hours earned count toward your CDE Accreditation Information
Earn 1.7 CEs
Video presentation and podcast available now On Demand.