This course is designed to provide training on basic concepts and the latest updates related to diabetes management and treatment.
Scripps Whittier Diabetes Institute’s 2020 Updates in Diabetes Management program will provide the most recent medication, nutrition and technology recommendations for managing patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes.
After attending this live internet activity, participants should be able to:
- Describe the latest treatment strategies for treating Type 1 and 2 diabetes in 2020
- Explain how to use and interpret new glucose monitoring technologies
- Recognize how to integrate new practice recommendations for the treatment of patients with diabetes from a PCP and specialist perspective
- Practice case-based management strategies with experts using the latest medications and interventions
Scripps Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Scripps Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Board of Registered Nursing
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 15199 for 8.5 Contact Hours. No partial hours will be given.
PAs may claim a maximum of 7 Category 1 credits for completing this activity. NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society.
This course is supported, in part, by educational grants from industry, in accordance with ACCME accreditation Standards for Commercial Support. Appropriate acknowledgement will be given to all supporters at the time of the educational activity.
Cultural and Linguistic Competency
This activity is in compliance with California Assembly Bill 1195, which requires that all CME activities comprising a patient care element include curriculum addressing the topic of cultural and linguistic competency. The intent of this bill is to ensure that health care professionals are able to meet the cultural and linguistic concerns of a diverse patient population through effective and appropriate professional development. The planners, speakers and authors of this CME activity have been encouraged to address issues relevant in their topic area. A variety of resources are available that address cultural and linguistic competency, some of which can be found in the Cultural & Linguistic Competency Resource Guide.
Date and time
Fri, Nov 13, 2020
7:15 am - 4:30 pm