Our Diabetes Disease Management Program provides education and lifestyle analysis to improve quality of life.

Symptoms

  • Uncontrolled blood sugars
  • Problem following diet or medication plan
  • Cuts/bruises that are slow to heal
  • Unusual weight loss
  • Blurred vision
  • Tingling/numbness in the hands/feet
  • Recurring skin, gum, or bladder infections
  • Patient Benefits/Services

Tailored education provides understanding of disease process to prevent complications

  • Coaching for better living habits
  • Recording of daily body weight and exercise regimen
  • Lifestyle assessment to help implement lifestyle changes
  • Medication compliance evaluation conducted every visit
  • Assists in the prevention of diet and medication exacerbation
  • Risk assessment by qualified therapist for falls and neuropathy
  • Haemoglobin A1c testing
  • Consultation with registered dietician upon request
  • Coordination with facilities, physicians, the patient and their family
  • Utilization of diabetic care patient education guide
  • Program coordination with a team of rehab professionals

Doctor Benefits

  • Analysis of several body functions including blood glucose levels, heart, and kidney functions
  • Analysis of patient lifestyle to identify issues
  • Comprehensive case management including a single point of contact
  • Physician protocol compliance
  • Focus on optimal outcomes
  • Thorough physical assessment
  • Single point of contact for coordination of service and reporting
  • Clinical specialist available for complex cases
  • Specific teaching guides for clinician use to assure comprehensive care