Dexcom-led CGM training series for MCT2D members

Dexcom-led CGM training series for MCT2D members

Dexcom, a major manufacturer of continuous glucose monitoring technology, will host and lead a series of 30-minute online training sessions for participating members. Sessions are completely optional and are not hosted or associated with the Michigan Collaborative for Type 2 Diabetes (MCT2D).

Training Line-up

Tuesday, November 2nd from 12:15 to 12:45PM Introduction to Dexcom G6: Why use CGM: Overview of G6 features, benefits and how CGM can maximize patient self-care.Thursday November 4th from 12:15 to 12:45 PM Skin Irritation and Adhesive Supplements: Professional tips to help patients keep their sensor patch on and help with skin irritation.Tuesday, November 9th from 12:15 to 12:45PM Integrating Dexcom Clarity Software Into Your Practice: Overview of Dexcom G6 reporting software Clarity, setting up a clinic and the benefits for you and your patients.Thursday November 11th from 12:15 to 12:45PM Alerts and Alarms: Review of Dexcom G6 CGM alerts/alarms that can keep your patients safe from severe lows or highs.Tuesday, November 16th from 12:15 to 12:45PM Staying Between the Lines: Why Time In Range Matters: Overview of consensus for TIR (Time in Range) and strategies to help patients increase staying in goal range.Thursday November 18th from 12:15 to 12:45PM Trend Arrows: Help your patients learn how to review their own data by reviewing the trend arrows and what they mean. Tuesday, November 23rd from 12:15 to 12:45PM Applying the DATAA Model to Dexcom G6 and Clarity: Overview of the 3-step approach for data interpretation.Tuesday, November 30th from 12:15 to 12:45PM Dexcom G6 Tips & Best Practices: Overview of best practices including accuracy, adhesives, alarms, alerts, arrows and more.Tuesday, December 7th from 12:15 to 12:45 PM Dexcom G6 Pro: Professional CGM: Overview of professional CGM and how to integrate it into your practice.

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