Upon completion of the program, the participant should be able to:

  1. Interpret CGM and pump downloads for better diabetes care management;
  2. Explain healthcare costs and evaluate ways to reduce costs, especially in hypoglycemia care;
  3. Summarize the use of adjunctive therapies to reduce DKA risk in diabetes;
  4. Contrast time-in-range (TIR) with A1c values and relate TIR as a replacement for A1c care to patients;
  5. Compare diabetes care between the US, Europe, and Asia.

Upon completion of this program, the participant should be able to:

Assess patients’ abilities to meet targets, and help them utilize the proper medications and technologies to achieve those targets.

ACCREDITATION DETAILS

Continuing Medical Education (CME) Accreditation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The University of Colorado School of Medicine and Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes. The University of Colorado School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Colorado School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 23.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CME can be used by MDs, DOs, NPs & PAs.  Pharmacists licensed in the state of Colorado may use up to six hours of pharmacy-related CME approved by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education for each license renewal period (Colorado State Board Policy 40.1).

Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) Accreditation

The University of Colorado College of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Colorado Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

The total number of continuing education contact hours and pharmacology hours to be awarded will be determined pending further review of the activity.

Dietetic Credit (RDs, DTRs):

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly known as the American Dietetic Association) allots 23.75 credit hours for the successful completion of this activity.

Social Work Credit (LCSWs, LSWs and other mental health professionals):

The Colorado Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers allots 23.75 credit hours for the successful completion of this activity.

Notes: Participants receive credits through one entity only.  Participants are advised to contact their state licensing agency before registration to make sure credits offered through this meeting will be counted toward licensure.