Conference 2016 | Diabetes Technology in Practice

Lynnwood, WA US
February 24, 2016

A Workshop for Healthcare Professionals

Wednesday | February 24, 2016 

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Who Should Attend This Workshop? 
Nurses, nurse practitioners, nurse educators, certified diabetes educators, dietitians, nutritionists, pharmacists, health educators and other healthcare professionals

About This Workshop: 
This workshop for healthcare professionals is designed to enhance competencies in providing evidence-based patient education and care management for users of insulin infusion pumps (continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion – CSII) and continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) devices. Workshop content includes a comprehensive program of clinical management and hands-on exposure to a variety of devices. Teaching methods include lecture, hands-on demonstration and case studies. 

Enrollment is limited. Please register early!

Course Brochure

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Brochure PDF

UWCNE Accreditation Information
 

► Special Discount for Attending Both Days

Participants receive a special discounted fee of $495 for attending both the Diabetes Technology Workshop and Diabetes Update on Feb. 23. For more information and registration, visit the course portal.
 

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Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss the state of the science of subcutaneous insulin infusion (CSII) and continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) devices.
  2. Identify healthcare resources necessary to support safe and effective use of CSII and CGM devices, including appropriate selection and preparation of candidates.
  3. Describe a comprehensive program of management for initial education and training of patients on the use of CSII and CGM devices as well as requisite ongoing management strategies.
  4. Identify unique challenges and considerations related to CSII and CGM devices. 
  5. Discuss future horizons for CSII and CGM technology management.

Topics

  • Overview of the state of the science of CSII and CGM: Pros, cons and costs of this technology
  • Safe and effective use of CSII and CGM: Appropriate selection and preparation of candidates and required healthcare resources
  • A comprehensive program for educating patients on the use of CSII and CGM and providing ongoing care management
  • Challenges and considerations related to CSII and CGM
  • Future horizons for CSII and CGM technology management

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Additional Information

Format: 
Conference
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 7.70 Contact hours
  • 7.70 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
11/01/2015
Expires: 
02/25/2017
Event starts: 
02/24/2016 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
02/24/2016 - 4:50pm
Cost:
$295.00
Lynnwood Convention Center
3711 196th St SW
Lynnwood, WA 98036
United States

Available Credit

  • 7.70 Contact hours
  • 7.70 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Price

Cost:
$295.00
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