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Role of the Diabetes Care and Education Specialist in CGM
  • CME
  • CE

Hear about the benefits of continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) and tips for getting patients and providers on board with this advanced technology.
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Carla Cox, PhD, RD, FAADE
Diana Isaacs, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, BC-ADM, CDE
Physicians: maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
Registered Nurses: 0.25 Nursing contact hours
Pharmacists: 0.25 contact hours (0.025 CEUs)
Released: March 31, 2020 Expiration: March 30, 2021

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
  • Collaborate with the diabetes healthcare team (ie, specialist, primary care clinician, diabetes educator) to improve adoption of CGM devices in practice

Information on this Educational Activity

Faculty

Diana Isaacs, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, BC-ADM, CDE

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist/CGM Program Coordinator
Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
Cleveland Clinic Diabetes Center
Cleveland, Ohio

Diana Isaacs, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, BC-ADM, CDE, has disclosed that she has received consulting fees from Dexcom, LifeScan, and Novo Nordisk.
Carla Cox, PhD, RD, FAADE

Certified Diabetes Educator and Clinical Dietitian
Mountain Vista Medicine
South Jordan, Utah

Carla Cox, PhD, RD, FAADE, has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.

Staff

Carolyn Skowronski, PharmD

Associate Director, Scientific Services

Carolyn Skowronski, PharmD, has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
Anne Roc, PhD
Director, Scientific Services
Anne Roc, PhD, has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.

Target Audience

This activity is intended for diabetes specialists, primary care clinicians, and other healthcare providers who are part of the diabetes care team including nurses, diabetes care and education specialists, pharmacists, and registered dietitians.

Goal

The goal of this activity is to improve learner knowledge and competence in managing glycemic control in patients with diabetes by providing timely treatment intensification according to the guidelines and applying evidence-based treatment strategies for patients with diabetes.

Physician Continuing Medical Education

The Endocrine Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Endocrine Society has achieved Accreditation with Commendation.

The Endocrine Society designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Nursing Continuing Education

The Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.  This program provides 0.25 contact hour of continuing education credit.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # 10977, for 0.25 Contact Hour. RNs must retain this document for 4 years after the activity concludes.

Pharmacist Continuing Education

The Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This program provides 0.25 contact hours (0.025 CEU's) of continuing education credit.

ACPE Universal Activity Number: 0069-9999-20-041-H01-P

Effective date: March 31, 2020 to March 31, 2021

Program Medium

This program has been made available online.

Instructions for Credit

Participation in this self-study activity should be completed in approximately 0.25 hours. To successfully complete this activity and receive credit, participants must follow these steps during the period from March 31, 2020, through March 30, 2021:

1. Register online at http://www.clinicaloptions.com.
2. Read the target audience, learning objectives, and faculty disclosures.
3. Study the educational activity online or printed out.
4. Submit answers to the posttest questions and evaluation questions online.

You must receive a test score of at least 65% and respond to all evaluation questions to receive a certificate. After submitting the evaluation, you may access your online certificate by selecting the certificate link on the posttest confirmation page. Records of all CME/CE activities completed can be found on the "CME/CE Manager" page. There are no costs/fees for this activity.

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Acknowledgements

Provided by Endocrine Society

For questions about content or obtaining CME credit, please contact the Endocrine Society at www.education.endocrine.org/contact.

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