Diabetes Webinar Series
The EPICC Program offers a FREE monthly Diabetes Webinar Series that provides continuing education for professionals at no cost. The webinar is held on the third Wednesday of each month from 12:00pm to 1:00pm, and is conducted using Adobe Connect. The purpose of this webinar series is to keep healthcare professionals up to date on the latest information in diabetes care and education.
Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME)
The Utah Department of health is committed to being a valuable supporter and resource for all healthcare providers in the state of Utah and across the nation. The continuing education credits offered through this webinar series are among the approved credits necessary to acquire and maintain national accreditation as a DSME provider. The series provides 11 of the 15 required CEUs, annually. Are you putting your continuing education to good use? Are you interested in receiving a scholarship to become an accredited DSME provider? Would you like more information on the ins and outs of DSME? Download and explore the Utah DSME Toolkit to learn more!
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Upcoming Diabetes Webinar Event
MJ Tran is currently the Sr. Manager of Healthcare Innovation at Granger Medical Clinic and Sr. Vice President of Clinical Development for the Physicians Accountable care of Utah (PACU), an accountable care organization accredited by CMS. In her position, MJ leads the development of clinical programs suitable for the healthcare transformation movement; improving the quality of care across the healthcare spectrum. She is also instrumental in identifying ways to decrease healthcare costs aligning with the PACU’s initiatives. She is passionate about population health, improving workflows, building community partnerships and sharing knowledge amongst other healthcare professionals to push value-based care forward.
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|Sept||Medication Adherence in Persons with Diabetes||Melissa Selden|
|Oct||Motivational Interviewing||Stephanie Straeter|
|Nov||Dietary Intervention in Diabetes and Metabolic Disease - Thinking Outside the Box||Nick Trujillo|
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: 0119-0000-17-020-L01-P
Effective Dates: 1/20/16 - 1/20/19