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Insulin Pump Therapy Online Course

Insulin Pump Therapy Online Course

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A seven-hour advanced look at insulin pump therapy ...
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Insulin Pump Therapy - Online Course

Online Course - 7 Hours
Effective dates for CE credit: 8/17/16 – 8/17/19

Program Overview

Insulin pump use is growing rapidly. This online course readies diabetes educators to guide patients in all aspects of insulin pump therapy: from patient screening, pre-pump education, and product/device selection, to training, follow-up education, glucose regulation, and self-management. Be prepared to help people with diabetes consider and use this important device. Diabetes educator and insulin pump expert Gary Scheiner, MS, CDE, guides you through six modules of learning.

Topics Covered Include:

     Rationale for pump use
     Basal/bolus insulin therapy
     Pumps vs. MDI: benefits, drawbacks
     System components: pumps, infusion devices
     Candidacy for pump therapy
     Pre-pump education
     Product selection: pump, infusion device
     Transitioning from MDI
     Technical training
     Safety precautions
     Follow-up planning
     Basal fine-tuning
     Bolus fine-tuning
     Advanced feature utilization
     - Temporary basal rates
     - Alternate basal patterns
     - Extended boluses
     Meeting the challenges of daily living
     Special population considerations
     - Pregnancy
     - Very young children
     - Elderly
     - Physical limitations
     Downloading & Analyzing pump data
     Cost factors
     - Patient costs
     - Clinic costs
     Additional resources


- Audio-visual presentation
- Charts and graphs for more advanced understanding
- Breaks for check-your-knowledge questions
- Downloadable copies of slide resource materials
- Post-learning assessment

Learning Objectives

At the end of this course, the learner will be able to:

- Describe the function, components, benefits and drawbacks of insulin pump therapy.
- Describe how to guide appropriate patients in making a successful transition to insulin pump therapy.
- Describe how to successfully and safely manage glucose levels in patients utilizing insulin pump therapy
- Discuss how to establish a business model for implementing an insulin pump program.

Key benefits

- Log in any time, day or night, at work or at home
- Evidence-based framework for patient-centered care
- Supports Standards 5 and 6 of the National Standards for DSME/S

Intended Audience

This online course is intended for diabetes educators and other healthcare professionals interested in advancing their knowledge of insulin pump therapy. This includes CDEs, registered nurses, registered dietitians, pharmacists, health educators, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and physicians.

Program Outcome

After completing this program, learners will demonstrate knowledge in how to effectively and efficiently utilize insulin pump therapy for improving patient outcomes.

Activity Type:

This online course is a knowledge-based learning activity.


Gary Scheiner, MS, CDE
Owner and Clinical Director
Integrated Diabetes Services
Wynnewood, Pennsylvania

Continuing Education Credit

This educational program will provide 7.0 contact hours of continuing education credit.

To successfully complete the program to earn CE credit, learners must complete the course in its entirety, successfully complete the post-activity assessment, and submit an evaluation survey. A continuing education statement of credit will be provided online.

Accreditation Information

Registered Nurses

The American Association of Diabetes Educators is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This educational program will provide 7.0 contact hours of continuing education credit.

AADE is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing (CEP # 10977).

Registered Dietitians

The American Association of Diabetes Educators, (AM001) is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). Registered dietitians (RDs) and dietetic technicians, registered (DTRs) will receive 7.0 continuing professional education units (CPEUs) for completion of this program. Continuing Professional Education Provider Accreditation does not constitute endorsement by CDR of a provider, program, or materials.

Registered Pharmacists

The American Association of Diabetes Educators is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.  This program provides 7.00 contact hours (0.100 CEU’s) of continuing education credit.

ACPE Universal Program Number: 0069-0000-16-221-H01-P
Effective Dates: 8/17/2016 – 8/17/2019

Faculty Disclosures

It is the policy of the American Association of Diabetes Educators to require that anyone who has an opportunity to affect continuing education activities content (e.g. authors, presenters and program planners) with products or services from a commercial interest with which s/he has financial relationships, discloses those financial relationship/s with commercial entities to participants.

Disclosure of a relationship is not intended to suggest or condone bias in any presentation, but is made to provide participants with information that might be of potential importance to their evaluation of a presentation.

Relevant disclosures (or lack thereof) among educational activity faculty and planners are as follows:
- Faculty: Gary Scheiner, MS, CDE: Speakers Bureau, Johnson & Johnson, Animas Insulin Pump Therapy; Consultant, Asante, Becton Dickinson, Biodel, Byram Healthcare, Dexcom, Halozyme, Insulet, Labstyle Innovations, Locemia, Medtronic, National Association for Continuing Education, Perigo, Unomedical/Convatec.
- Planner: Leslie Kolb, MBA, BSN, RN, AADE, Chicago, IL, has no relevant financial disclosures to report.
- Planner: Anne Willmore, AADE, Chicago, IL, has no relevant financial disclosures to report.

The approval of this educational offering by the AADE does not imply endorsement of specific therapies, treatments, or products discussed in the presentations.

Course released on: 8/17/2016
Expiration date: 8/17/2019

Access Period

You will have access to this learning activity for a period of six months after you enroll, or whenever the activity's CE credits expire (whichever comes first).


Members: $249.00
Non-Members: $349.00

Volume discounts are available and will be automatically applied at check-out when the desired quantity is selected.

  • For groups of 3-9, a 10% discount is available.
  • For groups of 10-14, a 15% discount is available.
  • For groups of 15+, a 20% discount is available. .


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