Diabetes

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Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Conduct appropriate screenings and create diagnostic plans for comorbidities and complications in patients who have diabetes, including provisions of clinical practice guidelines and performance measures (when appropriate). 
2. Create a long-term chronic care disease management plan that includes medical therapy, lifestyle modification, self-management education and psychosocial assessment and care. 
3. Incorporate key elements of the Chronic Care Model (CCM) and the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) into long-term management care of patients with diabetes. 
4. Describe new pharmacologic guidelines for the management of diabetes and updated recommendations for initiation of insulin therapy.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/11/2019

Chuck Carter, MD, FAAFP, Residency Program Director, Palmetto Health Family Medicine Residency, Associate Professor of Family Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/11/2019
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