September 17, 2021
CGM Technology and Digital Health
CE Activities

CE Expired

Intended Audience: This activity is intended for diabetologists and endocrinologists, primary care providers, obstetricians, gynecologists, nurse practitioners, nurses, and pharmacists.

Credit Available: Up to 0.5 hour

CME / ABIM MOC / CE Released: 8/3/2021
Expired: 8/3/2022

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LEARNING OBJECTIVES

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will:

  • Have increased knowledge regarding the clinical updates on rtCGM use in practice
  • Have greater competence related to successful integration of advances in rtCGM use into practice

EXPERT FACULTY

Guillermo E. Umpierrez, M.D., CDCES, MACP, FACE
Professor of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine
Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism
Chief of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Grady Health Systems
Atlanta, Georgia

To access this free CE activity, please visit https://www.medscape.org/viewarticle/955745

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Dexcom, Inc.

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July 9, 2021
Coverage and Benefit Design
Economic Outcomes
CE Activities

Release Date: July 9, 2021
Expiration Date: January 31, 2023

CE Now Expired

Target Audience

This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of managed care pharmacy directors, clinical pharmacists, quality directors, medical directors, registered nurses, and other managed health care professionals.

Credit Available

Up to 1.0 credit hour available for nurses (ANCC), pharmacists (ACPE), and physicians (AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™)

Educational Objectives

  • Characterize the value of health technology and remote patient monitoring as part of a comprehensive management strategy for diabetes to improve glycemic outcomes
  • Discuss the positive impact of pharmacy coverage on payer management interventions, provider administrative burden, member experience and access, and overall cost of care
  • Review the potential of rtCGM to improve diabetes performance measures via hypoglycemia risk reduction, improved HbA1c, and reduced resource utilization with case scenarios (e.g., pregnancy; senior populations)

Expert Faculty

Jeffrey Dunn, PharmD, MBA
Head of Clinical Pharmacy
Berkshire Hathaway/Geico (formerly Haven,
the Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, JPMorgan Chase healthcare venture)
Formerly VP, Clinical Strategy and Programs and Industry Relations Magellan Rx Management

Maria Lopes, MD, MS
Former Chief Medical Officer
Magellan Health

Janet B. McGill, MD, MA, FACE, FACP
Professor of Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine

Vanita Pindolia, PharmD, BCPS, MBA
Formerly Vice President, Ambulatory Clinical Pharmacy Programs_PCM
Henry Ford Health System/Health Alliance Plan of Michigan

Jointly provided by Impact Education, LLC, and Medical Education Resources.
This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Dexcom, Inc.

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February 25, 2021
Coverage and Benefit Design
CE Activities

CE Now Expired

Intended Audience: This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of managed care pharmacy directors, clinical pharmacists, quality directors, medical directors, registered nurses, and other managed health care professionals.

Credit Available: Up to 0.5 credit hour available for pharmacists (ACPE), physicians (AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™), and nurses (ANCC).

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

  • Characterize the value of Continuous Glucose Monitor (CGM) coverage and access through the pharmacy
  • Describe a comprehensive approach for diabetes management integrating CGM for health systems and other payer types
  • Outline key steps in the implementation of CGM coverage and access through the pharmacy
  • Define specific achievable cost savings related to CGM access and coverage through the pharmacy in terms of clinical outcomes, avoidance of resource utilization, and operational efficiencies

EXPERT FACULTY

 

Vanita K. Pindolia, PharmD, BCPS
Vice President, Ambulatory Clinical Pharmacy Programs_PCM
Henry Ford Health System/Health Alliance Plan of Michigan

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Jointly provided by Medical Education Resources and Impact Education, LLC
This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Dexcom, Inc.

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January 14, 2021
Coverage and Benefit Design
Economic Outcomes
CE Activities

CE Activity Now Expired

Intended Audience: This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of managed care pharmacy directors, clinical pharmacists, quality directors, medical directors, registered nurses, and other managed health care professionals.

Credit Available: Up to 0.5 credit hour available for pharmacists (ACPE), physicians (AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™), and nurses (ANCC).

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EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

  • Identify key outcome measures for diabetes management in aging populations, such as time-in-range, incidence of hypoglycemic events, and hemoglobin A1C
  • Describe the value of real-time continuous glucose monitoring (rtCGM) in reducing morbidity and resource utilization among beneficiaries of advanced age and the subsequent impact of health technology intervention on total cost of care
  • Characterize the role of rtCGM as part of a comprehensive diabetes management strategy in aging populations
  • Recognize access barriers preventing appropriate rtCGM utilization in elderly patients with public insurance and distinguish benefit design approaches to address these barriers

EXPERT FACULTY

 

David G. Marrero, PhD
Director, Center for Border Health Disparities
Professor of Public Health and Sciences
University of Arizona Health Sciences

Jointly provided by Medical Education Resources. and Impact Education, LLC,
This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Dexcom, Inc.

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November 17, 2020
Coverage and Benefit Design
CE Activities

CE Now Expired

Intended Audience: This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of managed care pharmacy directors, clinical pharmacists, quality directors, medical directors, registered nurses, and other managed health care professionals.

Credit Available: Up to 0.5 credit hour available for pharmacists (ACPE), physicians (AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™), and nurses (ANCC).

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EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

  • Review the available consensus recommendations regarding evidence-based care in the management of diabetes
  • Characterize the role and value of CGM as part of a comprehensive diabetes management strategy
  • Discuss the adverse effect of specific benefit design schema and excess cost-sharing on patient access and adherence to clinical interventions
  • Employ pharmacy and medical benefit design strategies that account for the heterogeneity of patient populations and optimize outcomes

EXPERT FACULTY

Ronald Simbulan, RPh

Director, Mail Order and Specialty Pharmacies
RWJBarnabas Health

For complete CE information and to register for this activity, please go to:
https://www.managedcarecgm.com/case-studies/cgmoutreach/

Jointly provided by Medical Education Resources. and Impact Education, LLC,
This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Dexcom, Inc.

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November 17, 2020
Coverage and Benefit Design
CE Activities

CE Now Expired

Intended Audience: This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of managed care pharmacy directors, clinical pharmacists, quality directors, medical directors, registered nurses, and other managed health care professionals.

Credit Available: Up to 0.5 credit hour available for pharmacists (ACPE), physicians (AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™), and nurses (ANCC).

Click Here to Begin!

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

  • Characterize the role and value of CGM as part of a comprehensive diabetes management strategy
  • Discuss the adverse effect of specific benefit design schema and excess cost-sharing on patient access and adherence to clinical interventions
  • Employ pharmacy and medical benefit design strategies that account for the heterogeneity of patient populations and optimize outcomes

EXPERT FACULTY

Joseph Albright, PharmD

Manager, Clinical Pharmacy Services
BlueCross BlueShield North Carolina

For complete continuing education information and to register for this activity, please go to:
https://www.managedcarecgm.com/case-studies/medicaltopharmacy/

Jointly provided by Medical Education Resources. and Impact Education, LLC,
This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Dexcom, Inc.

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