Advances in Diabetes Technology - Part II: Analysis of Diabetes Self-Management Devices and Support Tools

Description

Living with diabetes requires numerous daily decisions about diet, exercise, insulin, and more. Multiple devices and support tools have been developed to assist patients in these decisions and to motivate patient compliance. These tools can acquire, integrate, analyze, and present patient data in a self‐explanatory manner, highlighting important trends and items that require attention. Attend this session to learn about new self-management tools and how they can be used to enhance diabetes care.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:

  1. List the most useful diabetes self-management devices and support tools currently available to patients with diabetes.
  2. Discuss the relevance of these devices and tools to diabetes care.
  3. Explain the role a pharmacist can play in enhancing diabetes care using these tools.

Technician Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:

  1. List the most useful diabetes self-management devices and support tools currently available to patients with diabetes.
  2. Discuss the relevance of these devices and tools to diabetes care.
  3. Explain the role a pharmacist can play in enhancing diabetes care using these tools.
 
 
 
Speakers:
Jennifer
Jennifer Trujillo, PharmD, BCPS, FCCP, CDE, BC-ADM
Associate Professor
University of Colorado School of Pharmacy
 
Andrew
Andrew Bzowyckyj, PharmD, BCPS, CDE
Associate Professor
Pacific University Oregon School of Pharmacy
 
Learning Level: Level 1
Pathway: Pharmacy Technician
Track: Pharmacist Clinical Patient Care Services, Early New Practitioner, Advanced New Practitioner
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Monday, March 25
Time: 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Room: 
Washington State Convention Center - Ballroom 6A
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-19-093-L01-P
CEUs Pharmacist: .1
ACPE Pharmacy Technician: 0202-0000-19-093-L01-T
CEUs Pharmacy Technician: .1
Activity Type:
Knowledge-based