This webinar will demonstrate the use of the mobile app, BD Briight, as an educational resource to support people with diabetes and assist with skill development. Designed for people with type 2 diabetes, much of the current content is focused on the person new to insulin therapy. The educational content is organized into an easy-to-navigate curriculum of modules, beginning with basic information progressing to more advanced concepts as the user gains knowledge and confidence. The app was developed for people with multiple learning styles and adapts to the interests of the user as they progress. Educational material is presented in short, simple, segments using video, tutorials, articles and recipes. In addition to the educational content, patients are able to log their blood glucose, mood and activity via voice.
The use of BD Briight in a real world setting will be discussed, providing tips and practical information on how to incorporate the app into an effective diabetes patient education program. The webinar will include a 15-minute Q&A session.
There is no CE credit for this webinar.