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Digital Seminar

Diabetic Emergencies: DKA, HHS and Hypoglycemia


Faculty :
Laurie Klipfel
Duration:
1 Hour 40 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright :
Dec 28, 2017
Product Code:
POS077710
Media Type:
Digital Seminar


Description

Diabetes affects an estimated 30 million people and many people aren’t even aware of their diagnosis. No matter what specialty, healthcare providers need to be ready for diabetic emergencies.  Prevention, rapid recognition and appropriate treatment improves patient outcomes. Medications and recommendations for diabetes are evolving continually as our knowledge and technology grows and it is essential to stay up to date.  Especially in crisis, it can make the difference between life and death!  Join Laurie Klipfel, RN, MSN, ANP-BC, CDE for this program and become confident in your ability to handle the next patient emergency. 

Credits

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NOTE: Tuition includes one free CE Certificate (participant will be able to print the certificate of completion after completing and passing the on-line post-test evaluation). 

Continuing Education Information: This activity is designed to qualify for continuing education for the following professionals in every state: Nurses, nurse practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists

Listed below are the continuing education credit(s) currently available for this non-interactive self-study package. Please note, your state licensing board dictates whether self-study is an acceptable form of continuing education. Please refer to your state rules and regulations. If your profession is not listed, please contact your licensing board to determine your continuing education requirements and check for reciprocal approval. For other credit inquiries not specified below, please contact cepesi@pesi.com or 800-844-8260 before the event.

Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals.  As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards.


Nurses - California (Self-Study)

PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of  Registered Nursing, Provider #: 13305 for 1.5 self-study contact hours. 

** You will need to provide your license number to PESI. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.


Nurses - Florida (Self-Study)

CE Broker

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of  Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 1.5 self-study contact hours.

** Florida Participants Only: To automatically be reported to CE Broker, after completing and passing the online post-test/evaluation, please contact cepesi@pesi.com. You will need to provide the full title of the activity, speaker name, date of live broadcast, your name and your license number in the email.


Nurses - Iowa (Self-Study)

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Provider #: 346. Nurses successfully completing these self-study materials will earn 1.6 self-study contact hours. Please email cepesi@pesi.com with your license number, include the title, speaker name and date. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.


Nurses/Nurse Practitioners/Clinical Nurse Specialists - ANCC (Self-Study)

PESI, Inc. is accredited as a  provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s  Commission on Accreditation.

Nurses completing these self-study materials will earn 1.6 contact hours. Expires: 12/28/2020.


Θ Other Professions (Self-Study)

This self-study activity qualifies for 1.5 continuing education clock hours as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your activity advertisement and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific requirements.


Handouts

Faculty

Laurie Klipfel Related seminars and products: 6

RN, MSN, ANP-BC, CDE


Laurie Klipfel, RN, MSN, ANP-BC, CDE, is a Board Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner with a specialty in endocrinology and certification in wound care. She currently works at a large hospital in St. Louis, Missouri, serving the needs of patients in both the inpatient and outpatient settings. Laurie’s practical experiences, supported by evidence-based knowledge, provide a blend of information that is easy to understand and apply in the clinical setting. Her goal is to provide you with the current strategies and treatments you need to improve the outcomes of your patients.

Speaker Disclosures: 

Financial: Laurie Klipfel receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Nonfinancial: Laurie Klipfel has no relevant nonfinancial relationship to disclose. 


Additional Info

Program Information

Access for Self-Study (Non-Interactive)

Access never expires for this product.


Objectives

OBJECTIVES

  1. Assess physical and laboratory findings that accompany DKA and HHNK/HHS.
  2. Prioritize clinical interventions for managing blood sugar to decrease the risk of crisis.
  3. Evaluate the importance of early recognition and appropriate treatment of diabetic emergencies.
  4. Specify the benefits and risks of tight glycemic control including risks of hypoglycemia.

Outline

OUTLINE

  • Prevention, Recognition and Treatment Guidelines for:
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)
  • Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic Non-Ketotic Syndrome (HHNK/HHS)
  • Hypoglycemic Crisis
  • Practical Application with Case Studies
  • Sick Day Management

Target Audience

Nurses, nurse practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists

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