The American Diabetes Association annually publishes the newest standards of diabetes medical care based on research and best practice. This presentation is designed to help the RDN understand and implement the established standards as well as the new standards, especially as they relate to MNT and patient self-management across the life span, and in special populations. Focus is on translating the medical standards into successful patient outcomes and improved glycemic control.
- Identify strategies for improving patient outcomes and patient self-management skills.
- Improve confidence in understanding and implementing standards of medical care related to MNT and glycemic control.
- Learn how the standards of medical care can be tailored for individualized patient care.
Suggested Learning Codes: 3005/3010/3020/4120/5010/5020/5190/5080/5090/6070
Suggested Performance Indicators: 6.3.6/8.1.1/8.3.6