How Technology Can Support Adoption of Best Practices for Inpatient and Outpatient Insulin Management


During this webinar, Amy Butts, an endocrine physician assistant at Wheeling Hospital, and Dr. Mark Vanderwel, Medical Director of the Pediatric Endocrinology Division at Atrium Health, discuss challenges associated with initiating and managing insulin therapy, review the standards of care for both the inpatient and outpatient setting, and describe how technology can be used to benefit both patients and providers.

  • Discuss the difficulties that providers and patients have with insulin dosing.
  • Review the 2019 ADA Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes for insulin management.
  • Provide examples of how technology can support inpatient and outpatient insulin titration.
  • Describe strategies for integrating technology to your environment.

Amy Butts, PA-C, MPAS, CDE, BC-ADM
Endocrine Physician Assistant, Wheeling Hospital

Mark Vanderwel, MD
Medical Director of the Pediatric Endocrinology Division, Atrium Health