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Diabetes Education Program   NEW!

Enhance your patient teaching, management strategies, and patient outcomes with this professional development course. The four sessions will provide you with a thorough review of current diabetes theory, state-of-the art management, and specific adult education concepts.

Whether you conduct individual or group diabetes education, you’ll learn to apply pathophysiological, psychosocial, and educational principles to improve your patients’ acquisition of skills and knowledge. Designed for health practitioners without specific diabetes skills or training within the last five years, this comprehensive course also serves as a beneficial review for certified diabetes educators (CDE) and preparation for those considering certification.

Key Topics Covered

  • Classifications and diagnostic criteria
  • Pathophysiology of diabetes
  • Nutritional recommendations
  • Role of exercise
  • Pharmacologic interventions
  • Insulin delivery systems
  • Self-monitoring of blood glucose
  • Diabetes management in the hospital
  • Emergency situations
  • Chronic complications
  • Assessment, teaching/learning principles
  • Current research
  • Pregnancy *new
  • Pattern management *new
  • DM medication management *new

Dates: May 2, 9, 16, 23, 2019

Day/time: Thursdays, 8:45 am-4:00 pm

Location: CSU West Center, 26202 Detroit Rd, Westlake, OH 44145

Instructors: Susan Cotey, RN, CDE and Judy Zangmeister, RD, LD, CDE

Tuition: $695 (includes materials & lunch)

Contact Hours: 24 Contact Hours awarded to RNs*

This program has been approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration for 24 CPEUs

Cleveland State University, School of Nursing (OH-012, 8/1/2018) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Participants must attend a minimum of 80% of the program and complete an evaluation form to receive contact hours. Instructors and planners have declared no conflicts of interest pertaining to this activity and no commercial support or sponsorship has been provided for this program.


Diabetes Education Program
Item: NUSP19NUR2001 Susan Cotey, Judy Zangmeister
8:45 AM - 4:00 PM West Center
Sessions: 4 Th Location: Room TBA/ 26202 Detroit Road Westlake, OH 44145
5/2/2019 - 5/23/2019 Fee: $695.00
Includes materials and lunch

Noelle Muscatello
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