CEU Opportunity Diabetes Care & Technology Enable Pharmacy

Join Wellfount and Talyst for Diabetes CEU’s — And Learn About the Latest in Long-Term Care Technology

Participants will receive 6 CEU’s for attending Diabetes Education for Healthcare Professionals, an accredited nursing continuing education course led by Maureen Sullivan-Tevault – a 25 year nursing veteran and educator (and stand-up comic on the side!). A gifted speaker, Maureen understands the value that nurses bring to LTC – and has crafted content specific to the LTC nursing environment. In addition to delivering educational presentations, Maureen contributes to a number of nursing publications and conducts a weekly internet-based health radio show titled, The Health and Humor Hour.

Course Outline:

  • Prediabetes: Etiology, Identification, Treatment & Prevention
  • Hypoglycemia & Hyperglycemia
  • Diabetes related complications – microvascular and macrovascular
  • Type 2 diabetes
  • What’s new in the world of diabetes management?
  • Diabetes care in the elderly: Long Term Care Issues and Concerns

Course Objectives:

  • Discuss prevalence of diabetes/prediabetes in modern healthcare and implications to one’s own health
  • Review Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) and goals
  • Encourage audience to take active control of own medical health, lifestyle changes
  • Review hypoglycemia/hyperglycemia; identify symptoms and plan of care for patients
  • List diabetes related complications and how to reduce health issues from occurring in LTC setting
  • Detailed review of type 2 diabetes; the older /elderly population/comorbid medical risks
  • Review latest research in the care of diabetes
  • Identify specific issues in caring for LTC population with diabetes (multi use vials, shared equipment, specific documentation issues; standards of care).

Courses will be offered throughout Pennsylvania and Florida this October and November.

Find a location and date that fits your schedule!

Space is limited – Pre-register today!

 

10/24/2016   
PITTSBURGH, PA
9:30AM-3:30PM
Doubletree Hilton Monroeville
101 Mall Blvd.
Monroeville, PA 15146

 

10/26/2016       
STATE COLLEGE, PA
9:30AM-3:30PM
Hampton Inn Lamar
24 Hospitality Lane
Mill Hall, PA 17751

 

10/28/2016
PHILADELPHIA, PA9:30AM-3:30PM
Philadelphia Marriott West
111 Crawford Ave
West Conshohocken, PA 19428

 

11/7/2016  
TALLAHASSEE, FL
9:30AM-3:30PM
Four Points/Sheraton
316 W Tennessee Street
Tallahassee, FL 32301

 

11/9/2016   
ORLANDO, FL
9:30AM-3:30PM
International Palms Resort
6515 International Drive
Orlando, FL 32819

 

11/11/2016      
HOLLYWOOD, FL
9:30AM-3:30PM
Hollywood Beach Marriott
2501 North Ocean Drive
Hollywood, FL 33019

 

11/28/2016
ST. LOUIS, MO
9:30AM-3:30PM
Casino Queen
200 S Front St.
East St. Louis, IL 62201

 

11/30/2016
PEORIA, IL
9:30AM-3:30PM
Embassy Suites Riverfront
100 Conference Center Dr.
East Peoria, IL 61611

 

12/2/2016
NAPERVILLE, IL
9:30AM-3:30PM
NIU Naperville Conference Center
1120 E Diehl Rd
Naperville, IL 60563

 

1/23/17
EAST ST LOUIS, IL
9:30AM-3:30PM
Casino Queen
200 S Front St.
East St. Louis, IL 62201

 

1/25/17
PEORIA, IL
9:30AM-3:30PM
Embassy Suites Riverfront
100 Conference Center Dr.
East Peoria, IL 61611

 

1/27/17
NAPERVILLE, IL
9:30AM-3:30PM
NIU Naperville Conference Center
1120 E Diehl RdNaperville, IL 60563