The AANP CE Center offers a wide variety of free continuing education (CE) activities for members and nonmembers. The activities are updated frequently, and more than a dozen endocrinology-related options are currently available.
Gain insight from an expert faculty mentor by joining The “I”s Have It: A Personalized Approach to Overcoming Insulin Inertia for Nurse Practitioners. This quality improvement initiative aims to help you address treatment inertia, understand timely integration of basal insulin into type 2 diabetes care and develop an action plan suited for your patients and practice. NPs from just 20 NP-led clinics will be selected for this exclusive opportunity, and spots are filling quickly.
AANP’s most popular flipchart, created by expert NPs to support education of patients with type 2 diabetes, comes with a two-sided document of information to give to the patients to take home.
Designed to inform patients about the side effects, dosage adjustment and administration of long-acting basal insulin combined with a GLP-1 RA, this handout also includes a worksheet for providers to fill out and give to patients to take home.
The Endocrinology Specialty Practice Group (SPG) offers a unique opportunity to interactively collaborate with colleagues who share an interest or clinical expertise in endocrinology. As an SPG member, you’ll have access to a cutting-edge, online forum where you can engage in discussions, document sharing and knowledge exchange with fellow NPs. Come learn, share and help progress the development of theory and practice in endocrinology.
There are many resources available for both patients and providers and we have listed some of them below for your convenience. Inclusion of these links does not imply AANP endorsement.
The American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) website provides information and resources about diabetes education for clinicians and patients. Some helpful pages include:
The National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP) website offers a variety of diabetes education resources and tools designed for health care professionals and patients.