Turning the Tide: Easy Tools for Clinicians to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes
Enduring CME Activity
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Twin Cities Medical Society has partnered with Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis Health Department and the Minnesota Medical Association to produce a webinar for providers with the latest research on Prediabetes, information on outcomes from the Diabetes Prevention Program studies and...
Twin Cities Medical Society has partnered with Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis Health Department and the Minnesota Medical Association to produce a webinar for providers with the latest research on Prediabetes, information on outcomes from the Diabetes Prevention Program studies and how the Diabetes Prevention Connection can help patients find a class, as well as new insurance coverage for screening and for the program cost.
Segment 1: The Science of Prediabetes & How to Screen
Segment 2: The Diabetes Prevention Program & How to Refer Using the Diabetes Prevention Connection
Segment 3: Payment/Reimbursement for Diabetes Prevention Screening & Program Services
Why the Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP)? The DPP is a rigorously researched and evidence-based program that guides participants with peer support to cut their risk of developing Diabetes by half. Patients who complete the program gain healthy eating and active living skills and lose an average of 5-7% of their body weight. Learn more about the DPP here: http://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/prevention/index.html
This activity is designed for physicians, residents and medical students who are looking for education on pre diabetes and Type 2 diabetes.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Minnesota Medical Association and the Twin Cities Medical Society. The Minnesota Medical Association (MMA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Minnesota Medical Association designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The information provided during these CME activities is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s condition.