Diabetes Meds and Tech Management - Are you a Flintstone or a Jetson?
Presenter: Jo Jo Dantone MS, RDN, LDN, CDE, FAND
Chief Executive Office, President and Owner Nutrition Education Resources, Inc. (NERI)
1. Describe which factors contribute to a successful medication regimen to promote positive outcomes in blood glucose management for persons living with diabetes.
2. Identify the types of oral glucose controlling medications and the science behind their action. Determine each medication’s maximum doze, onset, duration and common side effects.
3. Demonstrate how blood glucose monitors, continuous glucose monitors (CGM), insulin pumps, insulin pens and apps for smart phones work and why they are important in the overall care of the person living with diabetes.
Level 2 l Learning Needs Codes 1020, 3070, 4040, 5190, 6010, 6020, 6030 – # of CEU’s approved = 1