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Digital Seminar

Diabetic Medications Part 1: Oral Medications


Bundles:
Diabetes Medications 3-Part Series
Faculty:
Laurie Klipfel
Duration:
2 Hours 15 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright :
Dec 26, 2017
Product Code:
POS077715
Media Type:
Digital Seminar


Description

You know that uncontrolled diabetes can lead to many serious complications, such as heart attacks, strokes, kidney failure, amputations and even death.  But are you struggling to keep up with the volume of oral medications available to treat your patients with diabetes? Do you wonder if you have chosen the option that is for your patient? The pathophysiology in diabetes is very complicated and the recommendations are continuously evolving making it difficult to keep up with the changes. In this program Laurie Klipfel, RN, MSN, ANP-BC, CDE will provide you with practical solutions, tips and tools you can use to ensure your medication choices are correct and that you improve the outcomes of the patients you care for. 

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:  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


Pharmacology Nurse Practitioners

This self-study program offers 134 instructional minutes of pharmacology content which is designed to qualify for 2.2 contact hours toward your pharmacology requirement. 


Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and Clinical Nurse Specialists

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 2.2 contact hours. Expires: 12/26/2020.


California Nurses

PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of  Registered Nursing, Provider #: 17118 for 2.0 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.


Florida Nurses

CE Broker

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of  Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 2.0 self-study contact hours.


Iowa Nurses

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Provider #: 346. Nurses successfully completing these self-study materials will earn 2.2 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.


Other Professions

This self-study activity qualifies for 2.0 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.



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Faculty

Laurie Klipfel Related seminars and products: 6

RN, MSN, ANP-BC, CDE


Laurie Klipfel, RN, MSN, ANP-BC, CDE, has been a Certified Diabetes Educator for over 20 years and has managed several hospital ADA-recognized diabetes education programs; she is a Board Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner with a specialty in endocrinology and a certification in wound care. A member of the American Association of Diabetes Educators, Laurie is the past president of her local chapter. Laurie works at a large hospital in St. Louis, MO, serving the needs of patients with diabetes in both inpatient and outpatient settings.

Laurie is also a certified insulin pump trainer and has published articles on use of insulin pumps for hospitalized patients. Her practical experiences, supported by clinical knowledge, provide a blend of information on how to treat diabetes today. Her goal is to provide 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.


Outline

OUTLINE

 

  • Medication Indications
  • Goal Blood Sugar
  • Medication Categories
    • Sulfonylureas
    • Meglitinides
    • Biguanides
    • Thiazolidinediones (TZD’s)
    • Alpha-Glucosidase Inhibitors
    • DPP-4 Inhibitors
    • Dopamine Antagonist
    • Bile Acid Sequestrants
    • SGLT2 inhibitors
  • ADA Recommendations
  • AACE Recommendations
  • Choosing Medications with Co-Morbities
  • Choosing Medication as Diabetes Progresses

Objectives

OBJECTIVES

  1. Analyze the importance of matching different pathophysiologies in diabetes to medication function.
  2. Plan medication regimens for the progressive nature of diabetes
  3. Evaluate comorbid conditions that affect diabetes medication choice

Target Audience

Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists

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Comments

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"Great presentation"

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