This accredited continuing medical education program is offered to family physicians that have recognized a need for better screening and management of hypoglycemia in diabetic patients who are on insulin. By participating in this case based continuing medical education program you will build your skills related to events and symptoms, as well as the screening and management of hypoglycemia.
The objectives of Challenging the Hypoglycemia Care Gap are:
- Examine the prevalence of hypoglycemia in type 2 diabetes patients on insulin
- Describe adverse outcomes associated with hypoglycemia
- Assess for hypoglycemia using simple practice tools
- Identify several strategies to minimize and manage hypoglycemia in type 2 patients using insulin
To earn additional MAINPRO-C credits and MAINPRO-M1 credits, supplemental evidence-based practice reflection exercises are available through the CFPC. Receive two Mainpro-C credits (plus two bonus Mainpro-M1 credits) for each Linking Learning to PracticeTM form you complete and submit. Receive three Mainpro-C credits (plus three bonus Mainpro-M1 credits) for each PearlsTM form you complete and submit.