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FREE NYSDOH CHRONIC DISEASE TRAINING WEBINAR – MODULE 3
October 11, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
The NYSDOH invites you to participate in a chronic disease training program which includes a combination of online learning and live webinars with chronic disease subject matter experts.
Covers the early signs and risks of developing diabetes, lifestyle changes that can lower risk, and how to support and encourage clients to participate in diabetes prevention programs.
The Community Health Workers and Chronic Conditions Training Program includes five modules on the importance of self-management, reviews strategies for supporting clients in chronic disease self-management efforts, and provides an overview of specific chronic conditions including high blood pressure/prehypertension and hypertension, prediabetes, diabetes and asthma.
After each topic-specific module, a live webinar with a subject matter expert is scheduled to provide additional chronic disease education, share strategies for supporting care coordination, and answer topic- related questions. To access the modules:
- Visit https://chwtraining.mcdph.org/ and click on the “Register now” box on the home page.
- Complete the required registration form and click “Register now” to create a training account. (Note: This program is FREE for NY residents. The $80 Individual Registration Fee will be adjusted to $0 during the registration process for individuals in NY.) Click “Finish.”
- After registering, you will receive an email from “MCD Public Health” that contains your username and password login information.
A brief “Welcome” module is available to introduce you to the training. Certificate of Completions are available upon completing the full program.
For questions regarding the above trainings, please contact Jan Kaelin-Kee at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Module Topic: Please complete module PRIOR to Live Webinar