Diabetes Here & Now: National Standards for Diabetes Self Management Education

  • Date:
  • Location: Online Format

Target Audience

Target Audience

Nurses and other health professionals interested in best practices in diabetes care. 



Value: $100

Cost:  $25 with promo code 75PD

Methodist and Jennie Ed employees please use the 2016 health system promo code for a 100% discount.

Course Description

Course Description

The purpose of this program is to explore best practices of diabetes care for patients in acute care.

Participants will be able to:

  • Discuss concepts in carbohydrate counting, fat intake and heart disease, and weight management
  • Review the assessment, education, and goals needed for the patient with diabetes.
  • Explore essential diabetes care using a case study approach.


Resource Information- Click here to view

speaker Speakers/Authors:

Tracie Jackson, RD, LMNT, CDE, is a Diabetes Educator for Methodist Health System.
Dan Kremer, BSN, is a Diabetes Educator for Methodist Health System.
Kayla Smelker, BSN, is a Diabetes Educator for Methodist Health System.

Course Instructions:

1) Register for the online course by clicking on register below.

2) You will receive a registration confirmation e-mail with the link to the online course.

3) Do not log in on mymethodist. Read the course instructions thoroughly and review the content.

4) Take the post test and evaluation. Your certificate will be issued in 5-7 business days. 


Credit Information

Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development awards educational credit to the disciplines listed below. Each professional is accountable to understand their accrediting/licensing body's standards and requirements. The definitive source of information on continuing education requirements is your state or national regulatory board.

In order to obtain contact hours for a continuing education event, participants are required to attend the entire event and return a completed evaluation.

Nurses: 2.5 contact hours awarded. 

MW MSD Provider Approval#: NE13-16C07 

Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Nebraska Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. 

Education Credit: 2.5 Education hours.  Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development assigns education hours based on 60 minutes of classroom instruction for each offering.  Participants may use these for their professional continuing education hours and toward re-licensure if so approved within the standards and guidelines of their discipline.

Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development recognizes that accredited status as a provider unit refers only to its continuing education activities and does not imply Iowa State Board of Nursing, Midwest Multistate Division, Methodist Health System or any other regulatory body approval or endorsement of any commercial products.

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