Volume 34 | December 15, 2022

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The Ohio Cardiovascular & Diabetes Health Collaborative (Cardi-OH) is a statewide initiative of health care professionals who share knowledge to improve Medicaid patient outcomes and eliminate health disparities across Ohio.

Top Best Practices Resources

Wonder what your colleagues are interested in? Check out Cardi-OH's most popular 2022 content:


  1. Optimizing the Telehealth Diabetes Visit: Glucose Monitoring Data 
  2. Improving Care for LGBTQIA+ Patients: Creating an Inclusive Practice
  3. Managing Diabetes in Older Populations: Targets, Challenges, and Medications


  1. Capsule 23Medication Access: Assisting Patients With Financial Barriers
  2. Capsule 24Utilizing the DEINTENSIFY Strategy to Manage Diabetes in Older Adults
  3. Capsule 22Inclusive Interview Tips for LGBTQIA+ Patients


  1. Podcast 28 – Adaptive Leadership: An Essential Tool for Effecting Change
  2. Podcast 27 – What Every Primary Care Provider Should Know About Hypertension
  3. Podcast 25 – The Impact of Gender-Affirming Hormonal Therapy on Cardiometabolic Health

Visit Cardi-OH.org to access our full library of evidence-based diabetes and cardiovascular best practices.

February Statewide Webinar: Register Now! 

The Intersection of Weight Management and Diabetes Care

Wednesday, February 22, 2023

12 - 1 p.m. ET

1.0 CME credit offered at no cost.


Benjamin O'Donnell, MD

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center


  • Describe the epidemiology of obesity and its intersection with diabetes.
  • Understand the role of glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists (GLP-1 RA) and sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 inhibitors (SGLT2i) for diabetes and weight loss.
  • Prescribe effective and necessary lifestyle modifications as an accompaniment to pharmacological therapy.

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Congrats to the Cardi-OH ECHO Fall 2022 Cohort!

What's New in Cardiovascular Prevention?

A Series of Case-Based Discussions

Recognizing the 10 clinical practices that participated in the Fall 2022 Cardi-OH ECHO Clinic:

  • Adams County Regional Medical Center, Family Medicine, Mt. Orab and Winchester
  • Five Rivers Health Centers, Family Health Center and Internal Medicine, Dayton
  • MetroHealth, Bedford Medical Offices and Cleveland Heights Medical Center
  • The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Outpatient Care Lewis Center
  • OhioHealth, Physician Group Heritage College, Athens
  • Salem Regional Medical Center, Internal Medicine Center
  • University of Toledo, Comprehensive Care Center

View didactic presentations from our content experts.

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November 2022 Webinar: Watch the Recording!

COVID-19 and Cardiovascular Health: Managing Patients and Incorporating a Telehealth Framework

View the recording of the November 16, 2022, webinar featuring:


Tamanna K. Singh, MD

Cleveland Clinic


Amy Zack, MD

Case Western Reserve University

The webinar recording, slides, and resources are available on Cardi-OH.org.

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Tamanna K. Singh, MD

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The Ohio Cardiovascular and Diabetes Health Collaborative is funded by the Ohio Department of Medicaid and administered by the Ohio Colleges of Medicine Government Resource Center. The views expressed in this presentation are solely those of the authors and do not represent the views of the state of Ohio or federal Medicaid programs.