Evidence-Based Diabetes Management
Biographies of faculty that participated in PCDC 2014.
Based on a presentation by Jay Hewitt
A former triathlete and a T1DM patient, Jay Hewitt, was the special guest speaker at the PCDC 2014 meeting.
Based on a presentation by Nadia S. Islam, PhD
Dr Islam talked about how socioeconomic models are built to care for diabetic patients with diverse backgrounds.
Based on the presentation by Josh Benner, PharmD, ScD
Dr Benner presented a program that helps providers improve medication adherence among their patients.
Panel discussion with Josh Benner, PharmD, ScD; Maria Lopes, MD, MS; Nadia S. Islam, PhD; Amy Tenderich; Jan Berger, MD, MJ
During the first panel discussion at PCDC 2014, "Addressing Challenges in Diabetes," the panelists talked about individualizing patient care.
Based on the keynote by Robert Gabbay, MD, PhD
During his keynote address, Dr Gabbay spoke about the means of improving patient care and how new practice models, implemented at Joslin, have revolutionized the field.
Based on a presentation by Starlin Haydon-Greatting, MS, BSPharm, FAPhA
During her presentation, Haydon-Greatting who has trained as a pharmacist, talked about the influential role that a pharmacist could play in patient care and disease management.
Based on a presentation by Geoffrey Joyce, PhD
Joyce furthered the discussion on the role of pharmacists in patient-care started by Haydon-Greatting by providing case studies that stemmed out of a CMS-funded research grant.
Panel discussion with Jan Berger, MD, MJ; Rebecca W. Killion, MA; Edmund Pezalla, MD, MPH; Starlin Haydon-Greatting, MS, BSPharm, FAPhA; Geoffrey Joyce, PhD
On the second day of "Patient-Centered Diabetes Care: Putting Theory Into Practice," Jan Berger, MD, MJ, president of Health Intelligence Partners, moderated the panel discussion "Measuring the Impact of Pharmacists in Diabetes Patient Care."
Based on a presentation by Deneen Vojta, MD
Dr. Vojta emphasized the importance of analyzing existing good patient data to improve care outcomes.
Based on a presentation by Teresa Pearson, MS, RN, CDE
Pearson emphasized a coordination of care, between the primary care provider, the pharmacist, and payers, to improve patient care.
Panel discussion with Deneen Vojta, MD; Teresa Pearson, MS, RN, CDE, FAADE; Dennis Scanlon, PhD; Amy Tenderich; Todd Prewitt, MD, FAAFP
The panel discussion for Session 3, "The Role of Health Plans and Payers in Patient Care," discussed the role of payers in revolutionizing the system to make it patient-centric.
Panel discussion with Dennis Scanlon, PharmD; Scott Hines, MD; Michael Evans, RPh; Katherine Schneider, MD, MPhil, FAAFP; Meaghan Kim, BS, RN, CDE
As part of its mission to bring together stakeholders engaged in implementing the Affordable Care Act, The American Journal of Managed Care created the ACO and Emerging Healthcare Delivery Coalition, which gives participants opportunities to share best practices in using new reimbursement models. The final panel of "Patient-Centered Diabetes Care: Putting Theory Into Practice" invited ACO Coalition members to present insights on diabetes care.