On May 15, 2020, Dr. Ruth Ellen, BScH, MD, FRCP(C), brought her experience in geriatric and internal medicine, along with her past practice as an MRP in Long Term Care, to a practical discussion about optimizing diabetes management in LTC, at this challenging time. While taking a focus on times of high stress, Dr. Ellen’s advice applies to overall management and will be of interest to primary care physicians, nurse practitioners, RN, RPNs, LTC pharmacists, and others.
- Identify the challenges of managing diabetes in LTC, especially in the context of the COVID-19 Pandemic
- Construct straight forward diabetes care plans that address these challenges and provide quality care
- Apply these concepts to case examples
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