This webinar will provide an overview of the DSME Program ADA recognition and AADE accreditation process, including key requirements and procedures.
Join Sari Priesand, podiatry fellow at Dominos Farms in Ann Arbor, MI for a webinar focused on comprehensive diabetic foot examinations.
In this webinar Susan Deming, RDH, RDA, B.S., from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) will be discussing the correlation between oral health and diabetes.
Effective patient-provider communication is the foundation for providing patient-centered diabetes care. This webinar will focus on teaching the strategies that diabetes educators, health educators and community health workers can use to enhance and improve patient-provider communication.
Please join Robin Nwankwo, MPH, R.D., CDE, from the University of Michigan Medical School, and Lake Superior Quality Innovation Network for a webinar on communicating lifestyle and diet management. Speaker Robin Nwankwo, MPH, R.D., CDE, University of Michigan Medical School Objectives Participants of the webinar will:
Studies have shown that 40-80% of the medical information that patients receive is forgotten immediately and nearly half the information retained is incorrect. Health literacy and numeracy have a great impact upon patient engagement, compliance, and health outcomes. In this session, the presenter will explore health literacy and numeracy, and discuss the best strategies when using numbers in patient education and communication.
Please join the Lake Superior Quality Innovation Network and Dr. John Briles M.D., director of Behavioral Healthcare at Molina Healthcare of Michigan, for our depression and chronic disease webinar on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, from 11-12 p.m. CT; 12–1 p.m. ET. Dr. Briles will discuss how behavioral health conditions have an impact upon chronic disease states. Bring any questions or comments you have, as Dr. Briles will be available at the end of the presentation. Continuing education credits are available for any social workers that attend.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services sponsors a diabetes intervention initiative called Everyone with Diabetes Counts. It promotes diabetes self-management through education. Mary Beth Dahl, RN, Lake Superior QIN, manages Everyone With Diabetes Counts in Minnesota, with a focus on educating Medicare consumers in rural communities and in underserved communities who have diabetes. "Living room language" is emphasized in the materials and facilitator content. She will present this program at the Minnesota Rural Health Conference on June 30, 2015 at 9:45 a.m. CT.
Presenter Hae Mi Choe, PharmD, Director of Pharmacy Innovations & Clinical Practices, Clinical Associate Professor of Pharmacy, and Director of Ambulatory Pharmacy Care Transformation, University of Michigan Health System.