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September 4, 2020

The Diabetes Educator’s Guide to Winning Buy-in for eGlycemic Management

In by Andrea Martucci

GUIDE The Diabetes Educator’s Guide to Winning Buy-in for eGlycemic Management Get Your Free Guide Today! Diabetes Educators (such as CDEs or CDCESs) are essential for winning buy-in for better glycemic management. In this guide, learn how to: Build the right team to gain buy-in and allies Bring data to the table to make your business case Successfully manage change …

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August 3, 2020

Nurses and Nursing Executives Describe Their Experience with Glytec’s eGMS

In by Kris crews

VIDEO Nurses and Nursing Executives Describe Their Experience with Glytec’s eGlycemic Management System®   Margaret Bachand, Diabetes Center Manager; Evelyn Olenick, Vice President Patient Care Services; Grace Pagtakhan, former Clinical Nurse II Sentara Healthcare Nurses and diabetes educators discuss their hands-on experience with Glucommander™, the integration between Glytec’s eGMS and their EHR, and the impact of insulin dosing technology on …

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June 24, 2020

Sustained Hypoglycemia Reduction with IV insulin via eGMS® – Barbara McLean, MN, RN

In by Carisa McLaughlin

video Sustained Hypoglycemia Reduction with IV Insulin via eGlycemic Management System Presenter: Barbara McLean, MN, RN, CCNS-BC, NP-BC | Grady Hospital Watch the video today! hbspt.forms.create({ portalId: “5011756”, formId: “05efb7e5-244a-4845-9466-074a62aa555c”, sfdcCampaignId: “7010d000000mvNEAAY” }); Learn how Grady Hospital: Evaluated the efficacy of the eGMS® compared to standard protocols Analyzed the incidence of severe hypoglycemia and overall hypoglycemia within their health system …

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Improved Patient Safety and Glycemic Outcomes in the ICU Using Computer-Guided Intravenous Insulin Therapy Versus Subcutaneous Insulin Therapy

In by Carisa McLaughlin

video Improved Patient Safety and Glycemic Outcomes in the ICU Using Computer-Guided Intravenous Insulin Therapy Versus Subcutaneous Insulin Therapy Presenter: Alexandria Hall, PharmD | Grady Hospital Watch the video today! hbspt.forms.create({ portalId: “5011756”, formId: “4bcb3b24-2af9-4575-a353-d31e2f9f5197”, sfdcCampaignId: “7010d000000mvNIAAY” }); Learn how Grady Hospital: Compared continuous IV insulin to subcutaneous insulin use for hyperglycemic patients Evaluated ICU protocols on rates of hypoglycemia …

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April 22, 2020

COVID-19 Crisis: Why Now is the Time to Invest in Glycemic Management

In by Andrea Martucci

COVID-19 Crisis: Why Now is the Time to Invest in Glycemic Management Outcomes for patients with COVID-19 and hyperglycemia: increased mortality, longer length of stay (LOS) In the midst of the worldwide novel coronavirus pandemic, emerging data suggests that glycemic control for patients with and without a previous diagnosis of diabetes is a critical component for managing the care of …

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April 10, 2020

Insulin Management and COVID-19 Resources

In by Susan Lawrence

Insulin Management and COVID-19 Resources What We Know About Patients with Diabetes or Hyperglycemia and COVID-19 Why Glycemic Control is Important: It has been widely studied that the incidence of diabetes predisposes patients to an increased risk of infections1 and an increased risk of complications during infection2. Additionally, the occurrence of hyperglycemia contributes to an impaired immune response.3 Emerging Studies …

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June 1, 2017

Clinical and financial impact of inpatient diabetes care and glycemic management in the ICU and Non-ICU. Dr. Guillermo Umpierrez of Emory University and Grady Health.

In by Susan Lawrence

TOPIC TIME STAMP 00:00 Diabetes Research at Emory University 01:18 Hypoglycemia in the ICU 03:24 Clinical Inertia Surrounding Glycemic Control 05:14 Current Glycemic Guidelines and Targets 06:06 Reducing Complications for Cardiovascular Surgery Patients 07:10 Reducing ICU Stay for Cardiovascular Surgery Patients 08:57 Reducing Cost of Care for Cardiovascular Surgery Patients 10:32 Patients With Diabetes vs Patients Without Diabetes 11:29 Computer-Guided …