New medications, new rules, new monitoring. At a time when the incidence and prevalence rates of diabetes are continuing to skyrocket, knowing how to provide the best care possible for individuals diagnosed with diabetes is important. This session focuses on that care. Whether you are an APN or an RN, you will find the information provided in this session invaluable.
Contact hours available until 9/22/2015.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.
Conference Committee Disclosures: Dawn Koonkongsatian – Employee, Fresenius Medical Care Kristin Larson – Employee, NxStage Medical Denise Murcek – Employee, Fresenius Medical Care Beth St. John - Employee, Fresenius Medical Care Lucy Todd – Employee, Baxter Healthcare Kyra Trappett – Employee, DaVita
Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
Accreditation Statement: American Nephrology Nurses’ Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
ANNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 00910.
Identify effective lifestyle strategies to prevent type 2 diabetes (T2DM) in high-risk patients.
Promote glycemic control in patients with diabetes.
Adopt health care practices that may prevent complications and disabilities associated with diabetes.
Review and apply current algorithms for the pharmacologic treatment of diabetes.