Health Delivery and Technology in Today’s Diabetes Care
Saturday, April 6, 2019
7:30am - 1:00pm
The Inn at St. John's
At the end of this activity, participant should be able to:
- apply most recent evidence-based findings and current guidelines to optimize glucose and risk factor control in the management of patients with type 2 diabetes.
- review socio-economic factors and barriers in reaching and maintaining glucose control in patients with diabetes.
- understand facts and best strategies for the use of diabetes technologies in daily diabetes practice, that support cost-effective, remote strategies to deliver diabetes care and involve patients in making guided self-care management decisions.
- discuss how to manage diabetes in the obese patients.
- review links between hyperglycemia and bone density, how to screen for bone health, and the impact of diabetes medications on bones.
- discuss practical and novel skills to timely diagnose diabetes eye complications and apply targeted prevention and treatment options.
- review the diagnosis and management of foot complications in a cost-effective approach.