Diabetes Pathology & Medication Management
This session is designed to familiarize the care manager and other care team members with the pathology and pharmacological management of diabetes.
Presentation slides:Diabetes Pathology & Medication Management Presentation Slides
At the conclusion of this training course the participant will be able to:
- Describe the epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, and risk factors for type 2 diabetes mellitus.
- Define diagnostic and classification criteria and blood glucose treatment targets for various subgroups of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
- Recognize the relative place in therapy and adverse events of medications available for the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus.
- List medications that may induce hyperglycemia.
The course is intended for nurses, social workers, advanced practice providers, medical assistants, community health workers and other care team members who are seeking to expand their knowledge and skills.
FacultyClaire Nolan, PharmD
Claire Nolan received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the Wayne State University Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in Detroit, MI. Dr. Nolan has experience in the specialty, ambulatory, and community pharmacy practice settings. She has focused her career on continuous quality improvement, program development, and education.
FREE for members; $10 for non-members
As of January 1, 2022, all recorded training events are free for participants from affiliated practices from our MEMBER organizations and $10 per learning activity for participants from NON-MEMBER organizations. Please click on ABOUT US to view a list of member organizations.
Each participant from a non-member organization must pay for each session through PayPal prior to receiving the eligible continuing education credits and certificate. Click on the evaluation to begin this process.
Continuing Education Credits
Continuing Education Credit Available: Nurses
Session Contact Hours: 1
Conflict of Interest Disclosure: There is no conflict of interest for anyone with the ability to control content for this activity.
In order to receive credit for this activity, the learner must register for each webinar, attend the full recorded webinar, complete the evaluation and submit the evaluation. Upon receipt of the evaluation, the certificate of completion will be awarded.