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Get Medication & Technology Updates, Nutritional Interventions, & Proven Motivational Techniques to Empower Patients to Improve their Health… and their Lives!

There's no denying your diabetic patients will struggle to perfectly adhere to complex and initially overwhelming treatment plans at the drop of the hat…

...but it's frustrating to constantly repeat the risks of mismanaged diabetes (lost vision, lost limbs, lost lives) and still see no change in their behavior.

Now there's hope for even your most stubborn patients! Discover ways you can jumpstart and maintain patient adherence with our NEW Diabetes Management Certificate Course.

  1. Get the latest ADA Standards & Guidelines, including medication and technology updates, to keep you at the forefront of diabetes care
  2. No more lectures! Use evidence-based techniques to expertly guide conversations to help patients come up with their OWN solutions & get them to stick to treatment plans
  3. Avoid slip-ups! Help patients manage their diabetes while on vacation and through sick days
  4. Bust common meal planning myths & learn which diets work for diabetics
  5. Get solutions to complex patient situations — including managing A1C fluctuations
Diabetes Management Certificate Course
A Comprehensive Approach to Help Your Patients Gain Control

A $919.92 Value
Yours Today for $459.96
Earn up to 17.75 CE Hours including up to 8.25 Pharmacology Hours!
Click here for CE credit details | Click here for course objectives and outline
Join a multi-disciplinary team of Certified Diabetes Educators and health experts to discover practical treatment strategies for everyday life. Plus, get instant, on-demand access to three FREE bonus trainings:

  1. Manage the "sugar bump" & prevent Gestational Diabetes from turning into Type 2 Diabetes.
  2. Manage the diabetic foot, prevent ulceration, & promote healing — even in difficult cases.
  3. Get the principal treatment approaches for managing Type 2 Diabetes.

Go beyond your traditional ADA update course and get the proven motivational techniques to empower your patients to improve their health... and their lives!
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Course Outline

Diabetes Medications
Tracey Long, PhD, MS, MSN, RN, APRN-BC, CDCE, CCRN, CNE, COI

  1. Updated ADA and AACE Practice Guidelines — Stay up to date on the standards of care and diagnosing, as well as the best practices for prescribing insulin.
  2. Compare Medication Side Effects — Make better-informed treatment decisions with a deeper understanding of the new medication's organ effects and adverse drug effects.
  3. Explore Combination Therapy Strategies — Get the latest guidelines for monotherapy and combination therapy treatment of chronic hyperglycemia.

Weight Loss Medications for Diabetes Management
Laurie Klipfel, RN, MSN, ANP-BC, CDCES, WCC®

  1. Support Lasting Weight Loss Outcomes — Assess the effectiveness, cost, risk, and benefits of pharmacological interventions to manage weight, including medications used for off-label weight loss.
  2. Address Medication Weight Gain — Keep your patients healthy should they gain weight from their diabetes medication, or other life-saving medications, like for hypertension or depression.
  3. Motivate Your Patients to WANT to Change — Develop conversational techniques that inspire your patients to improve their health, plus learn ways to set goals and measure outcomes not related to weight loss.

It's All About the Food: Improving Diabetes Outcomes
Jon Vredenburg, MBA, RD, CDE, CSSD, LD/N

  1. Know Better, Eat Better — Discover the latest guidelines about healthy eating with diabetes and which eating patterns are associated with the best outcomes.
  2. Bust Common Meal Planning Myths — Expertly address today's hottest dietary topics with patients, like keto and artificial sweeteners.
  3. Lock in Behavioral Changes — Get meal planning tips and common resources to keep your patients with diabetes on track when adhering to new treatment routines.

Diabetes Meal Planning
Marlisa Brown, MS, RD, CDE, CDN

  1. Digestible Nutrition Interventions — Walk away with meal plans you can put into practice the very next day.
  2. Create the Right Plan for the Right Patient — Discover which questions to ask your patients to best individualize meal plans, including cultural preferences and a person's access to healthy choices.
  3. Turn Your Patients into Problem-Solving Pros — Get easy-to-follow strategies your patients can turn to when managing their diabetes while traveling, dining out, or feeling under the weather.

Implementing Motivational Interviewing
Marlisa Brown, MS, RD, CDE, CDN

  1. Become a Motivational Guru — Learn an evidence-based approach for leading positive conversations with patients to motivate them to make healthier choices and empower them to change unhealthy behaviors.
  2. Go Beyond Conversation — Build a deeper understanding of the psychological science behind motivational interviewing, why it works to ignite lasting change, and how to fit it into your everyday practice.
  3. Jumpstart Self-Management — Move patients past just talking about change, into a state of real behavior change and adherence.

 
Register now and get 3 FREE BONUS Items

Your registration comes with a BONUS video bundle (a $109.99 value) full of insights and strategies to best manage specific diabetic conditions, such as gestational diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, and diabetic foot ulcers.


Managing the Diabetic Foot
Cheryl Aaron, PT, DPT, CWS®

With years of multi-disciplinary experience as a doctoral prepared Physical Therapist and nationally board Certified Wound Specialist®, Cheryl Aaron, PT, DPT, CWS® shows you treatment strategies to prevent ulceration and evidence-based interventions to promote healing, even in difficult cases.

Plus, discover which unexpected co-morbidities to watch out for when treating diabetic foot ulcers.
Managing the Sugar Bump: Caring for the Gestational Diabetes Client
Mechell Duran, DNP, APRN, FNP-C, BC-ADM, CDCES, NBC-HWC, LCCE, DipACLM

Recognized by the American Diabetes Association for her development of an exceptional diabetes self-management education and support (DSMES) program, Dr. Duran gives you comprehensive treatment options for gestational diabetes from antepartum through the postpartum period.

Plus, find out her best strategies to prevent gestational diabetes from turning into Type 2 diabetes.
Management of Type 2 Diabetes
Matthew Kearney, MS, MPAS, PA-C

Drawing on his years of experience as a Primary Care PA, Matthew Kearney, MS, MPAS, PA-C, walks you through the principal treatment approaches for managing Type 2 Diabetes in a primary care setting — including A1C guidelines, oral medicines for initial treatment, and when insulin may be needed.

Plus, learn ways to decrease the risk of heart failure, neuropathy, and other complications.
Diabetes Management Certificate Course
A Comprehensive Approach to Help Your Patients Gain Control

A $919.92 Value
Yours Today for $459.96

Earn up to 17.75 CE Hours including up to 8.25 Pharmacology Hours!
Click here for CE credit details | Click here for course objectives and outline
 
Meet the Course Experts

Tracey Long
Tracey Long, PhD, MS, MSN, RN, APRN-BC, CDCE, CCRN, CNE, COI
Dr. Tracey Long has been a practicing RN for 35 years and is a nursing professor teaching courses in medical Spanish, diabetes education, cultural competency, critical care, and medical-surgical nursing. She has been a Certified Diabetes Educator for 25 years and has formally taught hundreds of healthcare professionals to be ready to take the certification exam. As a Family Nurse Practitioner, she has worked in endocrinology.

Click here for information about Tracey Long


Laurie Klipfel, RN, MSN, ANP-BC, CDCES, WCC®
Laurie Klipfel has been a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist for over 20 years managing both inpatient and outpatient care for patients with diabetes. She has managed several hospital ADA-recognized diabetes education programs, is a Board-Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner with a specialty in endocrinology, and has a certification in wound care.

Click here for information about Laurie Klipfel
Laurie Klipfel


Jon Vredenburg
Jon Vredenburg, MBA, RD, CDE, CSSD, LD/N
Jon Vredenburg is a dietitian and diabetes educator with over 25 years of experience providing services to people from all walks of life. He currently manages worksite wellness programs with an emphasis on diabetes self-management. Jon, who is also a person with diabetes, uses humor as a teaching tool and has been featured on television and radio for helping people on their path toward improved health and well-being.

Click here for information about Jon Vredenburg


Marlisa Brown, MS, RD, CDE, CDN
Marlisa Brown is a Registered Dietitian, certified diabetes educator, chef, author, and international speaker, who was awarded the Diabetes Educator of the Year from the American Dietetic Association and Dietician of the Year from the Long Island Association.

Click here for information about Marlisa Brown
Marlisa Brown


Cheryl Aaron
Cheryl Aaron, PT, DPT, CWS®
Dr. Cheryl Aaron has over 36 years of hands-on wound care experience in multiple clinical settings including private practice, acute, sub-acute, SNF, outpatient, and homecare venues. She is a doctoral prepared Physical Therapist and nationally board Certified Wound Specialist® with the American Academy of Wound Management, who has a wealth of educational and work-related experience to draw from.

Click here for information about Cheryl Aaron


Mechell Duran, DNP, APRN, FNP-C, BC-ADM, CDCES, NBC-HWC, LCCE, DipACLM
Mechell Duran is a pregnancy health coach who helps women with Gestational Diabetes by providing recipe ideas and evidenced-based information on pregnancy through the 4th trimester on her blog, sugarbump. She has over 15 years of healthcare experience as a nurse and family nurse practitioner with a passion for diabetes self-management education and support (DSMES) and has gained the American Diabetes Association recognition for a DSMES program she developed for a large hospital system in South Florida.

Click here for information about Mechell Duran
Mechell Duran


Matthew Kearney
Matthew Kearney, MS, MPAS, PA-C
Matthew Kearney graduated from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, VA with a master's degree in physician assistant studies. He also received a Master of Science degree in physiology from Penn State University, College of Medicine in Hershey, PA. He is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.

Click here for information about Matthew Kearney

 
Frequently Asked Questions

This comprehensive diabetes management certificate course sets itself apart from others (even those in the PESI catalog!) because not only will it keep you up to date on pharmaceutical advancements and best practices, it gives you evidence-based conversation tactics to get your patients on board with your treatment plans before their condition gets worse!

You'll learn about new medications, insulin delivery systems, continuous glucose monitoring devices, and other innovative tools that can enhance patient outcomes. Plus, easy-to-implement diet and exercise plans specifically designed to fit into a diabetic person's everyday life — even when they're sick or traveling.

Best of all, this course includes specific training in motivational interviewing (MI), a counseling technique that helps healthcare professionals effectively engage and empower patients to make positive changes in their behavior to improve their health and their lives. By learning these strategies — from a premiere MI clinician — you can enhance your communication skills and encourage patient adherence without resorting to frustrating negotiations.

Get the latest diabetes management information, along with the psychological tools needed to motivate your patients to adhere to your treatment plans from day one! Get started now!

If you want to stand out as THE go-to diabetes advocate, WITH the proven motivational skills to get your patients to stick to your treatment plans, then you NEED this certificate training!

While this course does not qualify you for certification, a certificate in diabetes management:

  • Puts your Enhanced Knowledge and Skills on Display. This specialized PESI training provides you with a deeper understanding of diabetes, its management, and the latest advancements in the field to improve patient outcomes. This increased expertise makes you a valuable asset to employers, colleagues, and patients, and a certificate allows you to show that expertise proudly.
  • Expands your Career Opportunities. With a diabetes management certificate, you become eligible for a wide range of career opportunities in various healthcare settings. The demand for professionals with expertise in diabetes management continues to grow, and holding a specialized certificate enhances your prospects for employment and advancement.
  • Shows Off your Commitment to Continuing Education and Specialization. Diabetes management is a rapidly evolving field, with ongoing advancements in research, treatments, and technologies. By pursuing a diabetes management certificate, you demonstrate your commitment to staying up to date with the latest developments in the field. It positions you as a lifelong learner and a leader in the field of diabetes management.

As soon as you register for this self-directed course, the materials are yours to keep, access, and review at your own pace, around your own schedule.

But you can only lock in savings if you sign up today!

With over a dozen hours of online video training, insightful commentary, case studies, and examples, you will have compelling new clinical strategies that you can immediately start applying in your practice! We encourage you to take the time to fully absorb everything. Watch the videos. Read the materials. Get your CE hours!

But, if you review all of the course materials and are still not satisfied, call us at 800-844-8260. Your satisfaction is guaranteed.
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Diabetes Management Certificate Course
A Comprehensive Approach to Help Your Patients Gain Control

A $919.92 Value
Yours Today for $459.96
Earn up to 17.75 CE Hours including up to 8.25 Pharmacology Hours!
Click here for CE credit details | Click here for course objectives and outline

NOTE: No additional discounts or coupons may be applied to this course.
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