Diabetes Webinar Series
The EPICC Program offers a FREE monthly continuing diabetes education series for professionals on the third Wednesday of each month from Noon to 1pm. Participation is available through GoToTraining. The purpose of the series is to keep healthcare professionals up to date on the latest information in diabetes care and education.
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Upcoming Diabetes Webinar Event
Introduction of TBI, August 17, 2016
Speaker: Traci Barney
Traci is a Health Program Specialist with the Violence and Injury Prevention Program at the Utah Department of Health. She has been a Certified Brain Injury Specialist for the past 10 years, and has more than 15 years of experience in brain injury services. Prior to working at the Utah Department of Health, Traci worked as a Direct Care staff member and Administrator for a company providing services, advocacy, family and community education, resources, and additional support to children and adult brain injury survivors. Traci has a Bachelor’s Degree in Health Administration with and emphasis in Health Promotion, and is the mother of a brain injury survivor.
|Aug||Traumatic Brain Injuries||Traci Barney|
|Sept||Contraceptive care in persons with Diabetes||Pamela Phares|
|Oct||Bone Health and Disease Associated with Diabetes||Amnon Schlegel|
|Nov||The uninsured patient||Sharon Korhel|
Continuing education units are available for nurses (1.5 hours), dietitians (1 hour), Pharmacists (1 hour) and a general certificate of participation (1 hour) can be provided for all other groups (e.g. CHES).
The Utah Department of Health is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Utah Nurses Association/Western Multi-State Division. This educational program will provide 1.5 contact hours of continuing education credit. Provider code P14-03. RN's must take the pre-test and the post-test, receiving 80% or greater on the post test to receive a certificate.
The Utah Department of Health is a Continuing Professional Education Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). Registered dietitians (RDs) can receive 1.0 continuing professional education units for completion of this program. Continuing Professional Education Provider Accreditation does not constitute endorsement by CDR of a provider, program, or materials.
The Utah Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This program provides 1.0 contact hours of continuing education credit.(0.1CEU's)
ACPE Universal Program Number: 0119-0000-16-027-LO1-P
Effective Dates: 1/20/16 - 1/20/19