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Advanced Diabetes Management: Caring for Today's Complex Patient
DVD Video
$219.99 USD
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Product Details
DVD Video - 4+ hours
5 hr 52 min
Multi-disc video recording with electronic manual and instructions
PESI HealthCare
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
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  1. Communicate the various pharmacologic treatment options for diabetes.
  2. Breakdown effective new strategies to improve patient outcomes.
  3. Formulate a plan of care for the patient with complications related to diabetes.
  4. Integrate motivational interviewing strategies to facilitate patient behavioral changes.
  5. Evaluate biomechanical treatment strategies to improve patient outcomes.
  6. Assess the new recommendations for cardiometabolic disease.
  7. Develop management strategies for the patient experiencing a diabetic emergency.

New Recommendations

  • American Diabetes Association (ADA)
    • All NEW 2015 Standards of Care
      • BMI Classifications
      • E-cigarettes
  • Immunization Recommendations
  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE)
    • Updates to the Comprehensive
  • Diabetes Algorithm
  • Reimbursement Strategies

Cardiometabolic Disease

  • Dyslipidemia
    • New American College of Cardiology Guidelines
    • Recommended Treatment Based on Risk Factors
  • Critical Lab Values
  • Statin Therapy
  • Non-statin LDL-C-lowering Therapy
  • Fibrates
  • Omega 3
  • Niacin
  • Hypertension
    • Modifications in Diagnostic Criteria
    • Beta-Blockers
    • Calcium Channel Blockers
    • Diuretics
    • Low Dose vs. Aggressive Therapy

Biomechanical Complications

  • New Guidelines for Assessment
  • Foot Exam & Treatment Alterations
  • Skin Assessment
  • Ulcers
    • Strategies for Patient Compliance
    • Recurrence Prevention
  • Neurological Predisposition
    • Peripheral & Autonomic
  • Neuropathies
  • Vascular Considerations
    • Microvascular changes
    • Challenges with Retinopathies

Non-Insulin Medications

  • AACE Profiles & Recommendations
    • Sulfonylureas
    • Meglitinides
    • Thiazolidinediones
    • Biaguanides
    • Alpha-glucosidase Inhibitors
    • DPP-4 Inhibitors
    • SGLT-2 Inhibitors

Blood Glucose Pattern Analysis

  • 2015 Glycemic Targets
  • Adjusting Treatment
  • Utilizing CGM

Individualized Glycemic Treatment Goals

  • Monotherapy
  • Dual Therapy
  • Benefit of Early, Aggressive Control

When to Transition to Insulin

  • Progressive B-cell Failure
  • Insulin Profiles
  • Basal Therapy
  • Intensifying Therapy
  • Benefits of Insulin Pump Therapy
    • New Options
    • Sensor-augmented
    • Closed Loop Therapy

Management Strategies for Acute Complications

  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)
  • Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar Non-ketotic Syndrome (HHNK)
  • Infection
  • Surgery & Hospitalization

Addressing Special Populations

  • Type II in Children/Adolescents
    • Variations in Targets and Therapies
  • Elderly
    • Impact of Co-Morbidities

Putting it All Together

  • AADE-7 Behavioral Goals
  • Strategies for Compliance
  • Motivating Change


Mary Ann Rosa has over 18 years working with patients, managing patients with cardiac disease and diabetes, and educating clinicians to decrease readmissions and improve outcomes. She is currently an Associate Professor of Nursing for Queensborough Community College, a certified gerontological nurse practitioner, and a certified diabetes educator. As a nurse practitioner, Mary Ann has experience in a cardiac angioplasty program, private practice, extended care, and in program development. She co-developed and implemented a community diabetes disease management program, developed and implemented a community heart failure disease management program, and implemented a Telehealth program all for NSLIJ, the third largest health system in the US. She has presented locally at numerous events including post-graduate medicine, long-term care facilities, many hospitals and universities, and nationally on diabetes and heart failure disease management, including the National Association of Home Care Annual Conference, the NLN Summit, and the NLN Technology Conference. Mary Ann is a published author with articles in Home Healthcare Nurse including: "How a Heart Failure Home Care Disease Management Program Makes a Difference" and "The Interdisciplinary Development of a Diabetes Disease Management Program."

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Mary Ann Rosa is an Assistant Professor at Queensborough Community College. She has an employment relationship with NorthShore – LIJ Home Care Network. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Mary Ann Rosa has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Continuing Education Credits
For U.S. and Canadian customers, a CE test is available for $9.99 USD per participant. International CE rates may vary; please contact our Customer Service at 1-800-844-8260 for more details.

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.

Certificates of Successful Completion may be emailed, faxed or mailed to participants completing the post-test/evaluation and paying the CE fee.

**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.

Certified Diabetes Educators
The National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators recognizes courses sponsored by a CDR approved provider. This self-study course qualifies for 6.0 continuing education hours.

Registered Dietitians & Dietetic Technicians
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PESI, Inc., PE001, is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) from July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2022. Registered dietitians (RDs) and dietetic technicians, registered (DTRs) will receive 6.0CPEUs continuing professional education units (CPEUs) for completion of this program/materials. Continuing Professional Education Provider Accreditation does not constitute endorsement by CDR of a provider, program, or materials. This self-study program/material is designated as LEVEL 2.

Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and Clinical Nurse Specialists - Credit Available Until: 12/4/2021
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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 6.3 contact hours. Expires: 12/4/2021.

California Nurses: PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #:17118 for 6.0 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:
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 6.0 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 6.3 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.

Pharmacists - Credit Available Until: 7/19/2022
PESI, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Successful completion of this Knowledge-based self-study program qualifies for 6.3 self-study contact hours. ACPE Universal Program Number: 0289-0000-19-016-H01-P. Please note: Pharmacists are required to complete a program evaluation/post-test within two weeks of attending the live event if they would like their participation submitted to ACPE. A valid NABP e-Profile ID and Birthdate (MM/DD) will be required for reporting. Don’t have your e-Profile ID yet? Visit the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) website and complete your e-profile at in order to obtain your NABP e-Profile ID.

Other Professions
This self-study activity qualifies for 6.25 clock hours of instructional content as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Retain your certificate of completion and contact your board or organization for specific filing requirements.

Disclaimer: **Information obtained in this course should be used within your scope of practice.
**It is your ethical responsibility to report accurate hours to your licensing board.
**All self-study participants must complete and pass (80% or better) a post-test/evaluation prior to receiving a certificate of completion. If you require a copy of the test/evaluation for CE purposes, please print at the time you take the test. Or you may call our customer service department and a copy of your test/evaluation will be emailed to you. Please allow 30-45 days.

Certified Diabetes Educators, Registered Dietitians & Dietetic Technicians, Nurses, Pharmacists, Physician Assistants, and other Healthcare Professionals