Virtual Hospital Diabetes Meeting

Educational Objectives

At the completion of this meeting, participants will be able to:

  1. Understand how to apply the most recent clinical practice guidelines about glycemic goals to safely improve inpatient management of hyperglycemia.
  2. Assess the utility of blood glucose monitoring,continuous glucose monitoring, insulin dose calculators, pens, pumps, and other technologies in the critical care and non-critical care units.
  3. Recognize the importance of hypoglycemia in hospitalized patients and learn ways to avoid it.
  4. Achieve better glycemic control in: the preoperative period A) the perioperative period; C) in the transition from critical care to non-critical care units;
  5. Identify the members of hospital glucose management teams and their roles.
  6. Understand how to treat diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperosmolar hyperglycemic state.
  7. Recognize cybersecurity threats that can impair hospital function.