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Lower Hudson Valley NY Diabetes Update 2024

April 13, 2024 7:30 AM - April 13, 2024 1:30 PM

Beginning in 2024 ADCES renewal of the CDCES credential has new requirements.  Attendance at the Lower Hudson Valley Diabetes Update offers four elements of the new requirements: ADA Standards of Care in Diabetes, technology, leadership, and cultural competency.  Whether you are interested in becoming a CDCES or you're keeping your skills sharp for renewal, you'll find an engaging educational experience.  Join us on April 13, 2024 and throughout the year for additional education opportunities with the ADCES Lower Hudson Valley Local Networking Group.  

 
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Beginning in 2024 ADCES renewal of the CDCES credential has new requirements.  Attendance at the Lower Hudson Valley Diabetes Update offers four elements of the new requirements: ADA Standards of Care in Diabetes, technology, leadership, and cultural competency.  Whether you are interested in becoming a CDCES or you're keeping your skills sharp for renewal, you'll find an engaging educational experience.  Join us on April 13, 2024 and throughout the year for additional education opportunities with the ADCES Lower Hudson Valley Local Networking Group.  

Phelps Hospital
701 N Broadway, Tarrytown, NY 10591

Marie Schongar, FNP, BC-ADM, CDCES

Nancy Toleno, RN, CDCES

LaurieAnn Scher, MS, RDN, CDCES, FADCES

Concepcion Bulo, MS, RDN, CDN, CDCES

Agenda

7:30AM-8AM             Registration and continental breakfast

8AM-9:30AM             ADA Standards of Care in Diabetes 2024 Update 
Marie Schongar, FNP, BC-ADM, CDCES

9:30AM-10:15AM      Diabetes Care and The Diabetes Specialist 
Nancy Toleno, RN, CDCES

10:15AM-11AM         Break and refreshments with industry representatives 

11AM-12:30PM         Using Danatech to Meet the Needs of the Diabetes Care Team
LaurieAnn Scher, MS, RDN, CDCES, FADCES

12:30PM-1:30PM       Applicable Practices of Cardiometabolic Nutrition in a Culturally Competent Lens 
Concepcion Bulo, MS, RDN, CDN, CDCES

1:30PM                       Evaluation and dismissal

 

8AM-9:30AM Marie Schongar, FNP, BC-ADM, CDCES
Title:  American Diabetes Association Diabetes Update 2024 (1.5 credits)

Objectives:

  • Discuss the main points of the Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes-2024.
  • Explain the five critical times to evaluate the need for Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support (DSMES).
  • Identify medication therapies used in the care of individuals with diabetes.
  • Describe antihyperglycemic medications in type 2 Diabetes that help to prevent Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Vascular Disease (ASCVD), Heart Failure (HF) and progression of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD).

9:30 AM-10:15 AM Nancy Toleno, RN, CDCES
Title:  Diabetes Care and the Diabetes Specialist (0.75 credit)

Objectives:

    • The participant will review the breadth of diabetes mellitus (DM) diagnosis/incidence.
    • The participant will review the possible complications of DM.
    • The participant will learn the definition of DCES.
    • The participant will learn the challenges of care for the person with diabetes (PWD).
    • The participant will learn how ADCES can assist with knowledge, support and experience for the PWD.
    • The participant will learn how to become a CDCES or maintain the credential, Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist.

    10:15 AM - 11:00 AM break and refreshments with industry representatives (0 credits)

    11:00 AM - 12:30 PM LaurieAnn Scher,  MS, RDN, CDCES, FADCES
    Title:  Using Danatech to Meet the Needs of The Diabetes Care Team (1.5 credits)

    Objectives:

    • Describe the components of danatech
    • Demonstrate how you use danatech and the ICC Framework to be a diabetes champion for ALL people with diabetes
    • Demonstrate how to apply the information in danatech to assess and improve diabetes technology competency for self and members of the diabetes care team

    12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Concepcion Bulo, MS, RDN, CDN, CDCES
    Title: Applicable Practices of Cardiometabolic Nutrition in a Culturally Competent Lens (1 credit)

    Objectives:

    • Review current recommendations to optimize cardiometabolic health
    • Identify cultural patterns of eating and how to adapt recommendations
    • Application of recommendations in the setting of food insecurity 

    Pre-approved for 4.75 continuing education credits by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

    Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists

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