Diabetes Care and Education Specialists meet biannually to discuss topics relevant to diabetes education and to meet guidelines for accreditation to bill for Diabetes Self-management education services.
Diabetes Educators in UPMC health system
- Review meeting minutes
- Will discuss compliance review
- Will discuss ADA accreditation
- Will review DCES studies
- Will discuss Telehealth updates
- Will discuss Health Plan updates
Biannual PRIDE meeting
Parking available onsite for free
from the EAST
Pennsylvania Tpke / I-70 / I-76
Take the ramp on the left for I-76 W / I-70 W
Keep straight to get onto I-76 W
At Exit 67, head right on the ramp for US-30 toward Irwin / McKeesport
Turn left onto Colony Dr
Pittsburgh, PA downtown
Head east on 7th Ave toward Bedford Ave
Take the ramp on the left for I-579 S and head toward Liberty Bridge / Monroeville
Take the ramp on the right for PA-885 / Boulevard of the Allies and head toward Monroeville / Oakland
Take the ramp on the right for I-376 East and head toward Monroeville
Pass Giant Eagle on the left in 2.8 mi
At Exit 78A, head right on the ramp for US-30 East toward Forest Hills
Turn right onto Colony Dr
Tammie Payne CRNP, RN, CDCES, CPT, NP-C
Linda Siminerio PhD, RN, CDCES
In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 3.0 contact hours.
Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.
- 3.00 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
- 3.00 Attendance