One-in-three American adults are estimated to have pre-diabetes- are you prepared to serve this part of your patient population? The National Diabetes Prevention Program is a key driver in addressing and supporting these patients and diversifying your pharmacy’s offerings. Hear from Angela Forfia of the Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists, as she addresses pharmacy’s ability to provide the necessary education to impact these patients in a positive way and set up a sustainable and billable enhanced service. Additionally, hear from Madeline Moses, a fellow pharmacist who has successfully implemented the NDPP, as she describes the tremendous changes she has seen in the patients she serves.
Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives:
1. Describe the National Diabetes Prevention Program.
2. Summarize the role community pharmacies play in a National Diabetes Prevention Program and its potential impact on patient outcomes.
3. Review a case study on the successful implementation of the National Diabetes Prevention Program and its business impacts in a community pharmacy setting.
ACPE UAN: 0207-0000-21-202-L04-P | ACPE UAN: 0207-0000-21-202-L04-T | 1.0 contact hours (0.1 CEUs) | Activity Type: Knowledge-Based | Release date: May 13, 2021