Navigation Links
Johnson & Johnson Diabetes Institute, LLC Launches New Center to Provide State-of-the-Art Education, Training to Health Professionals
Date:2/29/2008

or funding for diabetes management would improve quality of care for diabetes patients in their community.

Compounding the problem, health professionals identified several cost issues that are barriers to patients receiving adequate diabetes care in their communities. A major problem, according to practitioners, is patient concerns about the costs of diabetes care (93 percent), such as patients not getting reimbursed for all the costs associated with diabetes monitoring supplies and medications (90 percent). Practitioners also cite lack of preventive care (90 percent), limited access to healthier foods (84 percent) and insufficient reimbursement for diabetes educators (80 percent) as obstacles to patients receiving quality diabetes care.

To reduce these barriers, the majority of practitioners surveyed cited a number of things that would improve the quality of care, such as better information that translates practice guidelines into real life situations (94 percent), greater access to skills training (90 percent), offering additional continuing medical education about diabetes (89 percent), and having timely and updated information on best practices (88 percent).

Practitioners also say having streamlined procedures for reimbursement (93 percent), having more time and reimbursement for providing patient counseling (92 percent), and more doctor-patient interaction (86 percent) will improve the quality of care for diabetes patients.

In light of these findings, the Johnson & Johnson Diabetes Institute, LLC has built a state-of-the-art training center where, twice a week, the Institute will offer health care professionals a two-day intensive course that emphasizes training on innovative practice models and ways to use Johnson & Johnson companies' existing diabetes tools and technologies in real time to solve patient problems. National diabetes specialists developed the curriculum and will teach specific courses, and the Institute will underwri
'/>"/>

SOURCE Johnson & Johnson Diabetes Institute, LLC
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine news :

1. Eyes on Puerto Rico: Johnson & Johnson Markets New Contact Lenses Directly to Consumers
2. First Group of Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars Selected by the Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursings Future and AACN
3. MUSCs Hollings Cancer Center, Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center Partner on New TomoTherapy Treatment for Cancer Patients
4. Ravenell named recipient of grant from Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
5. Johnson City Medical Center Begins Offering Einstein Bros. Menu Items at Second On Campus Location
6. Federal Judge Says Sugar Association Suit Accusing Johnson & Johnson of False Advertising to Go Forward
7. Bobby Rush Revue and James Super Chikan Johnson Announced for Post-Race Concert
8. Cookie Johnson and Abbott Bring I Stand With Magic: Campaign to End Black AIDS to Los Angeles to Educate African-American Women on HIV/AIDS
9. The Magic Johnson Foundation and Abbott Expand Focus of Campaign to End Black AIDS to African-American Women in 2008
10. Wendy Borow-Johnson to Join bioMETRX Board of Directors
11. Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development Submits New Drug Application for Paliperidone Palmitate
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/29/2014)... 2014 NAPW honors ... of Private Pediatrics of Palm Beach as ... recognized for leadership in pediatrics and family care with ... women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and ... a powerfully vibrant networking community with over 600,000 members ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... Top10BestSEOHosting.com is a website dedicated to providing ... is headed by a team of experts and ... information and factual studies about the newest hosting ... , Top10BestSEOHosting.com has recently compared many Linux ... ) and Bluehost are the most recommended suppliers ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... FL (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 Every ... the school year, cross country running season takes off! ... the fall cross country running season. Zensah®, the leading ... sleeves and compression socks for cross ... cross country runners to reduce delayed onset muscle soreness ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... LA (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 ... mission is to provide students with a certification ... awareness necessary to enhance their own lives, and ... Fitness Professionals also benefits the community at large, ... service focused on the professional practice of fitness, ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... D.C. September 30, 2014 (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 ... devices like smartphones, tablets and laptops provides the delivery ... all ages, from youth to adult, to raise and ... obtain professional licensure, or to obtain certification in your ... an educated workforce to compete effectively and at MMU ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:National Association of Professional Women Announces Dr. Natalie W. Geary, Owner / President of Private Pediatrics of Palm Beach, a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year 2Health News:Top10BestSEOHosting.com: New Reviews for Linux Web Hosting Suppliers Available Online 2Health News:Muscle Support and Style With New Compression Leg Sleeves For Cross Country Runners 2Health News:Narconon Louisiana New Life Retreat Announces Stephen Mogavero Now Certified as a Personal Trainer 2Health News:MyMobileUniversity invites Corporations, Government Public Agencies, Academia, NGOs’ to Transform Workforce Development by Continued Education, Learning to Impact Lives 2Health News:MyMobileUniversity invites Corporations, Government Public Agencies, Academia, NGOs’ to Transform Workforce Development by Continued Education, Learning to Impact Lives 3
... Academy of Family Physicians today announced the Consumer Alliance, ... partner, The Coca-Cola Company. , (Logo: ... program that allows corporate partners like The Coca-Cola Company ... the role their products can play in a healthy, ...
... CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 6 Galenea Corp., a fully-integrated ... been awarded an NIH Challenge Grant in Health and ... and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act). This ... addresses the specific topic of "Screening Approaches to Identify ...
... HOSPITAL ROOM , New research shows that certain noninvasive ... up to a distance of 1 m from patients ... spread of highly contagious respiratory illness within the hospital ... with mild lung injury, researchers from Hong Kong measured ...
... ... to earn continuing education credits , , ... Lincoln, NE (Vocus) October 5, 2009 -- The online ... Solutions (HES) recently received approval from the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP). The ...
... Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement congratulating molecular ... Francisco, who today was named to receive the 2009 Nobel ... W. Greider of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and ... of an enzyme that plays a key role in normal ...
... Superhero, to Feature DJ Cut Chemist, Violinist Lili Haydn, The ... Choir, The Raretones and Bells of the Sound , ... Symphony Guild today announced the artist lineup ... annual event which benefits Seattle Children,s Hospital ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:The American Academy of Family Physicians Launches Consumer Alliance With First Partner: The Coca-Cola Company 2Health News:The American Academy of Family Physicians Launches Consumer Alliance With First Partner: The Coca-Cola Company 3Health News:The American Academy of Family Physicians Launches Consumer Alliance With First Partner: The Coca-Cola Company 4Health News:Galenea Awarded RC1 Challenge Grant to Develop Predictive In Vivo Models of Cognition 2Health News:News briefs from the October issue of Chest 2Health News:Health Education Solutions' Advanced Cardiac Life Support Course Gains Approval from American Academy of Family Physicians 2Health News:The Symphony Guild Announces Artist Lineup for 2009 Event 2Health News:The Symphony Guild Announces Artist Lineup for 2009 Event 3
(Date:9/29/2014)... -- Novogen Ltd. (ASX: NRT, NASDAQ: NVGN ) ... interview with ABC TV that was broadcast on Saturday September ... the following day on Weekend Breakfast. The interview concerned the ... clinic in Australia for the treatment ... The interview provides certain new information and is being ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... , Sept. 29, 2014  Lpath, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... bioactive lipid-targeted therapeutics, announced today the closing of ... As previously disclosed, Lpath sold 3,605,042 registered shares ... unregistered shares of common stock in a registered ... per share-and-warrant-share combination.  The warrants have an exercise ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... Sept. 29, 2014 Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... its previously announced public offering of 20,930,000 shares of ... underwriters, full exercise of their option to purchase additional ... per share, before underwriting discounts. J.P. Morgan, Deutsche Bank ... managers for the offering. Piper Jaffray and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:ABC TV Interview Discusses the Potential of Trilexium(TM) to Treat Brain Cancer 2ABC TV Interview Discusses the Potential of Trilexium(TM) to Treat Brain Cancer 3Lpath, Inc. Announces Closing of $12.5 Million Registered Direct Offering 2Lpath, Inc. Announces Closing of $12.5 Million Registered Direct Offering 3Avanir Pharmaceuticals Announces Closing of Public Offering of Common Stock and Full Exercise of Underwriters' Option to Purchase Additional Shares 2Avanir Pharmaceuticals Announces Closing of Public Offering of Common Stock and Full Exercise of Underwriters' Option to Purchase Additional Shares 3
... Symmetry Medical Inc. (NYSE: SMA ), a leading ... and other medical markets, announced today that it has entered ... November 3, 2010.  The credit facility includes an "accordion feature" ... million. The credit facility has a term of five years. ...
... Nov. 3, 2010 Aethlon Medical, Inc. (OTC ... in developing therapeutic filtration devices to address infectious ... present tomorrow at the at the Singular Research ... Los Angeles. (Photo:   http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090325/LA88762LOGO-b ) ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Symmetry Medical Closes $200 Million Credit Facility 2Symmetry Medical Closes $200 Million Credit Facility 3Aethlon Medical to Present at the Singular Research Fifth Annual 'Best of the Uncovereds Conference' 2Aethlon Medical to Present at the Singular Research Fifth Annual 'Best of the Uncovereds Conference' 3Aethlon Medical to Present at the Singular Research Fifth Annual 'Best of the Uncovereds Conference' 4
... solution for cataract surgery. A complete ... safe phaco-emulsification procedure. Inadequate visualization of ... in an incomplete capsulorhexis, which carries ... tears and associated complications. Visionblue capsule ...
... a vital dye, used in matured cataract ... fibrous tissue enables the surgeon to see ... preparation of trypan blue combined with sodium ... tolerated following intraocular injection into the anterior ...
Blanket protection against heavier bleeding....
Unmatched versatility for hemostasis wherever needed. Can be applied to suit your needs....
Medicine Products: