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Diabetes is Primary 2024

The Diabetes Is Primary continuing education program is the premier online educational program
for primary care professionals from the American Diabetes Association®.


Diabetes Is Primary (DIP) Certificate Program



Diabetes Is Primary® 2024


Course Description: The Diabetes Is Primary® continuing education program is the premier online educational program for primary care professionals (PCP) from the American Diabetes Association®.  DIP helps PCPs on the front lines of diabetes care master knowledge and strategies to improve patient outcomes. DIP is based on the ADA’s Standards of Care in Diabetes (SOC)the gold standard in diabetes treatment. These guidelines, updated annually, ensure that patients receive up-to-date, evidence-based care. Participants who complete this course will be prepared to put the latest evidence-based guidelines for diabetes care into practice.  

Target Audience: This program is intended for primary care physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, dietitians, pharmacists, and other members of the primary care team who manage patients with diabetes. Although designed with PCPs in mind, the program provides an excellent foundation in diabetes care and is appropriate for any clinicians who are new to practice or seeking a refresher on the clinical management of diabetes. 
Module Topics

Domain 1: Comprehensive Diagnosis and Preventing Diabetes – Live

  • Classification of Diabetes Types and Diagnosis
  • Prevent and Delay Diabetes 

Domain 2: Medication Management - coming April!

  • Non-Insulin Glucose-Lowering Therapy 
  • Insulin Management and Strategies

Domain 3: Comprehensive Diabetes Care and Transition Management – coming in May!

  • Transitions of Care in Diabetes 
    • Transitions of Care from Inpatient to Outpatient 
    • Transitions of Care from Pediatric to Adult Setting 
  • Diabetes Management in Older Adults 

Domain 4: Empowering Diabetes Self-Care – coming in June!

  • Optimizing Nutrition and Lifestyle
  • Empowering Diabetes Self-Management: Motivation and Communication 
    • Part 1 – Motivation and Behavior Change in Diabetes Management 
    • Part 2 – Effective Communication 

Expired: November 30, 2024.

Credits: Please note that this bundle includes 8 CE modules that will be released between March and June 2024. The CE credit value of the bundle will be updated as modules are released. Participants have until November 30, 2024, to complete the modules at their own pace.

This program is supported, in part, by an unrestricted educational grant from the Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust and Abbott Diabetes Care, Inc

Availability: On-Demand
Expires on 12/31/2024
Cost: FREE
Credit Offered:
2 CME Credits
2 ABIM-MOC Points
2 ACPE Credits
2 ANCC Credits
2 AAPA Credits
2 CDR Credits
2 COP Credits
Contains: 2 Courses
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