Supplemental Course: Diabetes (13.026)
Provides evidence-based strategies for the assessment and management of diabetes among community-dwelling older adults. Remember to disable your pop-up blocker.
Registered nurses (RN) and healthcare providers focusing on best practices in chronic disease management, case management, caregiver education and support, transitional care, and geriatric evaluation and management.
- Describe the prevalence and significance of Type 2 Diabetes among older adults
- Apply evidence-based guidelines for monitoring older adults with Diabetes mellitus
- Discuss strategies for coaching patients and caregivers to adopt appropriate evidence-based health behaviors and changes in lifestyle
- Discuss medications commonly used to manage Type 2 Diabetes among older adults
Nancyellen Brennan, CRNP, CDE