Get an introduction to the newly FDA approved, MiniMed™ 780G system and learn about the advanced algorithm with Meal Detection™ technology* that adjusts and auto corrects every 5 minutes. During this program, you will learn the foundations of the MiniMed™ 780G system including algorithm details, changes that positively impact the patient experience, concepts of therapy management, and best practices for both the clinician and the patient. Hear practical tips and CareLink™ report interpretation from Christie Beatson, MS, RD, CDCES lead adult educator from Barbara Davis Center.
Gain valuable education and support resources for you and individuals using the system including hands on virtual pump exercises. Walk away with resources to use in practice.
*Taking a bolus 15 – 20 min before a meal helps to keep blood sugar levels under control after eating.
MiniMed™ 780G system is for type 1 ages 7 and over. Prescription required.
WARNING: Do not use SmartGuard™ feature for people who require less than 8 units or more than 250 units of insulin/day. For details, see https://bit.ly/780gRisks
This 60-minute activity was originally presented on 10/24/2023.
At the completion of this program, you will be able to:
1. Understand key differences, new features, clinical evidence, and algorithm differentiation.
2. Learn how to configure the system for optimal results & review practical considerations related to meal management, exercise, and sick days.
3. Build confidence optimizing therapy with CareLink™ reports.
This activity is designed for diabetes care and education specialists, including nurses, dietitians, pharmacists, nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, PAs, physicians, social workers, and other health care providers interested in staying up to date on current practices of care for people with diabetes and other related conditions.
This device training does not provide certification on the device discussed. There is no CE/CME credit for this activity.
This device training is sponsored by Medtronic.
MiniMed 780G Product Page: https://www.medtronic.com/us-en/healthcare-professionals/products/diabetes/insulin-pump-systems/minimed-780g.html
Medtronic Webinars: https://bit.ly/44ceeDd