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Care Coordination for Students with Diabetes

Release Date: 10/10/2017
Expiration Date: 10/10/2020
Originally presented at the NASN2016 Annual Conference

Upon successful completion of this offering,
participants will receive 1.0 CNE contact hour.

Cost: $20.00
FREE for NASN members!

Program Overview
This program will enable the learner to identify and apply the practice components of Care Coordination outlined in NASN’s Framework for 21st Century School Nursing PracticeTM to effectively and efficiently provide evidence-based care for students with diabetes in school. Florida Department of Education staff will demonstrate how a coordinated state approach to school nursing practice supports the health and academic success of students with diabetes.

Learning Outcomes
As a result of participating in this educational activity, learners will be able to
  • Explain how to apply the practice components of the Care Coordination principle from NASN’s Framework for 21st Century School Nursing PracticeTM.
  • Describe the challenges and successes of implementing a state-wide diabetes guideline in Florida.
Intended Audience
This continuing education program is a knowledge-based activity developed to meet the educational needs of registered nurses who are interested in child and adolescent health.


Dianne Winter Mennitt, DNP, MS, RN, NCSN
School Nurse Consultant
University of South Florida
Tallahassee, Florida

Nichole Bobo, MSN, RN
Director of Nursing Education
National Association of School Nurses
Silver Spring, Maryland

Sarah J. Butler, MS, RN, CDE, NCSN
Director of Diabetes and Nursing Education
National Association of School Nurses
Silver Spring, Maryland

Faculty and Program Planner Disclosures
NASN must ensure that all educational session content is free of commercial bias and influence. The intent of this disclosure is to provide learners with information on which they can make their own judgments.

The nurse planner, faculty and reviewers disclose the absence of personal financial relationships with commercial interests relevant to this educational activity within the past 12 months.

Accreditation Statement
National Association of School Nurses is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Accredited status does not imply endorsement by NASN or ANCC of any commercial products discussed in this learning activity.

Commercial Support or Sponsorship
This program did not receive commercial support or sponsorship.

Instructions to Complete This CNE Activity
To receive a Certificate of Completion for this course, follow the steps below, and complete and view the full content of the program including the course evaluation.

NASN will conduct an outcome assessment of a sample of participants at a later date. Please be advised that, if you complete this course, you may be asked to participate in this outcome assessment.

Step 1: Enroll in the course. Select the Purchase button. Enroll through the e-commerce system. The cost for this course will be waived for NASN members during the checkout process.

Step 2: Complete and view the full content of the program. Content items are indexed at the bottom of this screen. After you enroll, you will return to this screen. The first content item will be “unlocked” so that you can begin completing the course. Subsequent items will “unlock” as you complete previous items.

Step 3: Print the certificate.