Prevent Diabetes STAT
This online, animated module provides you and your care team with an overview on prediabetes as a treatable condition. You will be exposed to the epidemiology of prediabetes, the evidence for the intervention of the diabetes prevention program, and how patients can be identified and referred to a CDC recognized program. Should you have technical questions, please contact the AMA Unified Service Center at 800-621-8335. Should you have questions regarding the content, please contact Janet Williams at janet.williams@ama-assn.org.
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Prevent Diabetes STAT
Release Date: December 6, 2016
Expiration Date: December 6, 2019 

Objectives
Upon completion of this educational activity, the physician will be able to:
  1. Describe the clinical practice burden and trends in prediabetes and type 2 diabetes
  2. Review the evidence that supports systematically screening patients for prediabetes, and referring to a community based program, like the National Diabetes Prevention Program, to prevent type 2 diabetes
  3. Identify the tools available to identify patients with prediabetes and establish a referral process
Claiming Your CME Credit 
In order to claim AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, 1) view the module content in its entirety, 2) successfully complete the quiz answering 5 out of 7 questions correctly and 3) complete the evaluation.    

Target Audience
This activity is designed for internists, family physicians, preventive medicine physicians and OB-GYNs

Statement of Need
There is a need to provide education to help clinicians and care teams understand the benefits of routinely screening at risk patients for prediabetes and subsequently referring patients with prediabetes to a CDC-recognized diabetes prevention program.  Clinicians and care teams also require education to understand how to locate a DPP to which they can refer patients, and the logistical steps to making a referral to a DPP.

Statement of Competency
This activity is designed to address the following ABMS/ACGME competency, medical knowledge.     

Accreditation Statement
The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education credit for physicians.

Designation Statement
The American Medical Association designates this enduring material for a maximum of .50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Planning Committee
Kate Kirley, MD, MS, Director, Chronic Disease Prevention, AMA
Jude McDivitt, Director, National Diabetes Education Program, CDC
Carole Meiselman, Director, Product Development, AMA
Josh Petty, Health Communications Specialist, CDC
Janet Williams, MA, Senior Program Manager, AMA

Disclosure Statement

The content of this activity does not relate to any product of a commercial interest as defined by the ACCME; therefore, there are no relevant financial relationships to disclose for the planners or faculty.  

Hardware/software Requirements
Screen resolution of 800X600 or higher. 
Web Browser: MS Internet Explorer 8.0 or higher, Firefox, Chrome, Opera, Safari, etc.  
Browser Plug-in: Adobe Flash Player
PDF Adobe Reader 5.0 or higher. 
Audio speakers or headphones

Should you have any questions regarding the content of the activity, please contact Janet Williams at janet.williams@ama-assn.org. 

Should you have any technical questions, please contact the AMA Unified Service Center at 800-621-8335.

Type:  Internet Activity (Enduring Material)
FREE
Activity Price
196 Registered Users
Credits
0.5 Credits> AMA> AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

0 Credits> AMA> Certificate of Participation for Non-Physicians