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Diabetes in Special and Vulnerable Populations: A National Learning Series - Part 1
Diabetes in Special and Vulnerable Populations: A National Learning Series Kickoff

Resource Topic: Diabetes
Resource Subtopic: Patient-Centered Health Outcomes, Quality Improvement, Programs and Services, Special and Vulnerable Populations, Policy and Advocacy, Research and Data

Year Developed: 2017

Resource Type: Archived Webinar

Primary Audience: Clinicians

Language: English

Developed by: Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations (See other resources developed by this organization).

Resource Summary: This webinar kicks off a national learning series on effective strategies to prevent, treat, and manage diabetes among special and vulnerable health center program patients. In a collaboration between AAPCHO and Migrant Clinicians Network (MCN), this webinar explores important lessons learned from the National Diabetes Collaborative which made impressive gains in improving diabetes care for the most vulnerable. Panelist discussed how to incorporate some of the most important lessons of the collaborative into current efforts to diagnose, treat and manage diabetes most effectively.

Resource Details: This webinar is the first of a four part national series titled Diabetes in Special and Vulnerable Populations: A National Learning Series focused on diabetes and those affected by it. It is a collaboration between multiple National Cooperative Agreements (NCAs) organizations to combine efforts to target diabetes in special and vulnerable populations. This kick off webinar introduces the national training series aimed to engage health centers, Primary Care Associations (PCAs), and Health Center Controlled Networks (HCCNs) to increase knowledge of effective strategies to prevent, treat, and manage diabetes among special and vulnerable health center program patients.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $6,375,000 with 0 percentage financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov.