Training for Healthcare and business professionals
Joslin's training programs include world-renowned faculty presenters that are experts in all major specialty areas. Your team will learn the most up-to-date technology and diabetes management guidelines.
There is no better place to go than Joslin to gain cutting-edge clinical and research insight, and practical applications to enhance the outcome of your patients.
Our interactive programs incorporate lectures, workshops, small group discussions, expert & patient panels, and collaborative learning techniques.
Group Certification Programs
Diabetes Group Training Courses for Corporate and Healthcare Professionals
- Program designed to keep up-to-date on diabetes technology
- For Entire Clinical Teams and Workforces: Nurses, Dietitians, NP’s & PA’s
- Consists of live training, workshops, and online modules & webinars (CEU accredited)
- Have access to personal online Learning Management System
- Credentials printed on business cards for the duration of agreed-upon terms
After completion of this course, business and clinical professionals will be expert consultants and clinicians in all aspects of Continuous Glucose Monitoring Therapy for people with diabetes and practices that support these patients.
- Evidenced-Based Guidelines
- Developing Standards of Practice
- Billing and Coding and Office Efficiencies
- Patient Training and Onboarding
- Product Specific Training, Education, and Data Interpretation
- Advanced Pattern Management & Outcome Optimization
- The Science of Learning, Behavior Change and Retention
JoslinPRIME has been created to support primary care providers including physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners in improving the care of adult patients with diabetes.
- Target audience: Primary Care Practices who treat patients with diabetes.
- Goal: improve the care of adults with diabetes through primary care.
- Strategy: blended learning program of 12-months duration. Starts with an in-person workshop focused on Quality Improvement (QI), followed by monthly calls and a second workshop at 6-months. Providers receive educational materials to improve their practice resources for PWD. Additionally, on-line CME modules provide the tools needed to increase knowledge and clinical decision making to treat diabetes.
- Diabetes Registries: are an essential component of JoslinPRIME, as it aids to identify the patients who require a deeper dive into their diabetes care.
- Upon completion of the training, certification is granted.
This certification is designed for all mid-level providers practicing in the united states as well as nurses and dieticians outside the United States who work with patients with diabetes in a clinical setting.
- Direct patient care for at least 500 hours over the course of the 2 years
- Three intensive live training courses (One week each)
- Collaborative Case Study and Evidence-Based Research peer to peer presentations
- Mid-term exam for year 1 coursework with a passing grade of 75% more
- Online and live assignments (Case-based questions, knowledge-based questions, fact-finding, reflection pieces)
- Let’s Talk About Diabetes curriculum competency fulfillment
- Competency skill-testing through OSCE competency model testing.
*Time and intensity can be customized based on prior experience.
Designed for All Healthcare Professionals Working With Patients With Diabetes
- Diabetes Quality Metrics and Guidelines
- Conducting a Root Cause Analysis
- Workshops on PDSA Cycle Development
- Creating and Prioritizing Issues at Your Institution
- Working Through Models Of Improvement
- Analyzing and Tracking Data
- Conducting your first PDSA Projects
The JOINT-DQ Program (Joslin Online Intensive Training in Diabetes and Quality Improvement) is a novel online program designed to train healthcare workforces in the field of clinical diabetes care and quality improvement. This educational program utilizes state of the art methodology in educational technology that yields better learner interactivity, engagement, completion rates, learning effectiveness, and learner satisfaction.
Educational elements of JOINT-DQ include educational videos, skill demonstration videos, handouts, case-based discussions with Joslin/ Harvard Faculty, gaming, a question bank, peer to peer learning and various assessments in an exciting academic online interprofessional environment.
The JOINT-DQ program is a validated tool and has been utilized in training with excellent outcomes in interactivity, engagement, completion rates, learner satisfaction and knowledge acquisition.
Joslin offers virtual sessions that provide telementoring education, and personalized advice for primary care teams. Our goal is to inspire primary care teams to deliver professional, specialized diabetes care to their patients within their medical homes.
Joslin Telementoring Model:
- We use multipoint videoconferencing and the internet to connect so it does not require high tech skills
- Improves outcomes by reducing variation in processes of care and sharing best practices.
- Use case-based learning: guided practice through real-life cases with a multidisciplinary team of subject matter experts to facilitate learning by doing.
- Providers can bring questions and challenging patient cases for second opinions
- Optional tracking of data to monitor outcomes for program evaluation and efficacy
Call 617-309-5946 or programs [at] joslin.harvard.edu (email us) to learn about Joslin's Professional Training & Certification Programs opportunities.