The Huddle: Conversations with the Diabetes Care Team

The Huddle: Conversations with the Diabetes Care Team

Conversations with the Diabetes Care Team

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ADCES22 Live: Leveraging Data for Real Change with Allyson Hughes

Allyson Hughes, PhD, is an assistant professor at Ohio University’s Diabetes Institute. She’s a research psychologist by training but has developed a unique ability to turn data into policy change. You’ll hear about her unique perspective as a researcher and person with diabetes and get some direction on how you can leverage your research or findings for real change in the world of policy.Show NotesT1D Exchange Improvement Collaboration through T1D Exchange: more about the ADCES Annual Conference at www.ADCESmeeting.orgGet involved with ADCES Advocacy and Virtual Hill Day at more about research at ADCES at more about diabetes technology at
January 10, 2023

Overcoming Insurance Coverage Pain Points with Julia Flaherty from Beyond Type 1

Beyond Type 1 is a global leader in the diabetes community with trustworthy resources on all aspects of diabetes, including healthcare. Julia Flaherty is a content manager at Beyond Type 1 with 20 years of experience living with type 1 diabetes. She’s faced her share of frustrations navigating healthcare and is here to share valuable information and resources that help address the pain points people with diabetes experience when it comes to healthcare coverage.Resources:Beyond Type 1: beyondtype1.orgBeyond Type 2: Health Insurance 101: Selecting The Right Plan For Managing Type 2 DiabetesSuite of T1D  insurance resources: of T2D insurance resources: glossary: affordability resources: www.Getinsulin.orgBeyond Type 1 Mental health resources: Type 2 mental health resources: Healthcare Cost Conversations to Improve Patient Outcomes: A Practical Guide:
December 29, 2022

Omnipod® 5 Automated Insulin Delivery System: What You Should Know About Tubeless Automated Insulin Delivery with Cari Berget

Cari Berget, MPH, RN, CDCES, joins The Huddle to discuss the Omnipod® 5 Automated Insulin Delivery system. We’re tapping into her expertise and involvement in clinical trials that used the Omnipod 5 to bring you the practical tips. Tune in to learn who is best suited for automated insulin delivery systems like the Omnipod 5 and how to onboard people with diabetes who would benefit from the Omnipod 5 system.This episode is sponsored by Insulet, makers of the Omnipod 5 System.Resources:  Cari Berget, Jennifer L. Sherr, Daniel J. DeSalvo, Ryan S. Kingman, Sheri L. Stone, Sue A. Brown, Alex Nguyen, Leslie Barrett, Trang T. Ly, Gregory P. Forlenza; Clinical Implementation of the Omnipod 5 Automated Insulin Delivery System: Key Considerations for Training and Onboarding People With Diabetes. Clin Diabetes 1 April 2022; 40 (2): 168–184. Learn more about the Omnipod 5 system: Insulin Resources: 
December 27, 2022

Helping Clients/Patients Meet Targets with GLP-1 and GIP/GLP-1 Receptor Agonists with Christie Schumacher

Christie Schumacher PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, BCCP, BC-ADM, CDCES, FCCP, joins The Huddle to talk through the use of GLP-1 and GIP/GLP-1 receptor agonists for your people with type 2 diabetes.  You’ll learn what medications fall into the class of GLP-1 and GIP/GLP-1 receptor agonists, how they work and the benefits they can offer people with type 2 diabetes. These medications can be a useful tool in the therapeutic toolkit as highlighted in the recently updated ADA/EASD consensus statement, so this episode will offer practical considerations when initiating GLP-1 and GIP/GLP-1 receptor agonists in patients and managing possible side effects.We want to thank our sponsor, Lilly Diabetes, for their support of this episode.VV-MED-128766 ©2022 Lilly USA, LLC.  All rights reservedResources:ADA and EASD Consensus Report for the Management of Hyperglycemia in Type 2 Diabetes, 2022:  Management of Hyperglycemia in Type 2 Diabetes, 2022. A Consensus Report by the American Diabetes Association (ADA) and the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) | Diabetes Care | American Diabetes Association ( Incretin-Based therapies tip sheet: Transcript: Taking Resources from ADCES: 1) For healthcare professionals: 2) For people with diabetes:
November 16, 2022

ADCES22 Live: Putting Population Health Into Practice with Teresa Pearson

Teresa Pearson, MBA, MS, RN, CDCES, FADCES, joins us to talk about population health. She shares her early experience with population health. As you’ll hear, this model of care can greatly reduce total cost of care and improve health outcomes for people with diabetes. It’s a solid approach to demonstrate the value you bring to the diabetes care team, so make sure to listen to the entire episode to get actionable tips on information technology, data and reporting you can start implementing quickly.Resources:ADCES population health resources: Value Toolkit: Annual Conference information:
November 8, 2022

Results of the 2021 National Practice Survey with Jan Kavookjian

The National Practice Survey is conducted once every 5 years to help ADCES understand current trends in the diabetes care and education specialist workforce and how their services are integrated into the full care team. 2022 ADCES President Jan Kavookjian, PhD, MBA, FAPhA, FADCES, joins us to discuss why this survey is so important. She gives us a teaser of some of this year’s findings and explains how the results influence strategic planning and key initiatives at the association. ADCES gratefully acknowledges Joanne Rinker, MS, RDN, CDCES, LND, FADCES, Sheryl Traficano and the Certification Board for Diabetes Care and Education, the National Practice Survey writing group and any others involved for their support of the National Practice Survey.ResourcesKavookjian J, Bzowyckyj AS, DiNardo MM, et al. Current and Emerging Trends in Diabetes Care and Education: 2021 National Practice and Workforce Survey. The Science of Diabetes Self-Management and Care. 2022;48(5):307-323. doi:10.1177/26350106221120787ADCES Blog Post: Key Takeaways from Current and Emerging Trends in Diabetes Care & Education: 2021 National Practice and Workforce Survey: of the DCES Toolkit: the Reimbursement Expert:
October 25, 2022

The Huddle: Conversations with the Diabetes Care Team

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Kirsten Yehl, Associate Director for Research and Proposals

Kirsten Yehl, Associate Director for Research and Proposals

Kirsten Yehl is the Associate Director of Research and Proposals at ADCES. In her role at ADCES, Kirsten facilitates the research committee and works collaboratively with diabetes care and education specialists, subject matter and methodological experts, across the US to translate and integrate DCES research into policy and practice. Her conversations on the Huddle are driven by a natural curiosity and interest in connecting experts from across the care space to improve care and outcomes for people with diabetes. She brings over twenty years of experience in public health, health services, and outcomes research, to her conversations on the Huddle and cherishes each Huddle conversation as a chance to learn from and connect with the people making a difference on the front lines of diabetes care.

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