Online Education | Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2017 - Thoughtful Diabetes Care for Older Patients

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Thoughtful Diabetes Care for Older Patients 


What should be the goal of care for older patients with diabetes? Learn to evaluate patients on a case-by-case basis and prioritize a treatment plan according to the patient’s best interest. This module includes a review of new diabetes drugs. 



David McCulloch, MD, FRCP
Diabetologist and Medical Director for Clinical Improvement, Kaiser Permanente, Seattle


Comments and Reviews

"David McCulloch was a very practical and engaging speaker! Felt like I could readily apply what I learned."

"Dr. McCulloch was absolutely fabulous and I would love to hear him speak again."

"The best thing about the conference was the session on diabetes (this lecture)." 


Target Audience

Nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other interested healthcare professionals.


Objectives for Learning Outcomes

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:

  1. Describe collaborative priority setting for older diabetic patients.
  2. Recognize how to use insulin safely and appropriately.
  3. Empower older diabetic patients to thrive.

Additional Information

Audio and Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.15 Contact hours
  • 1.15 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Available Credit

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


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