DSME Brochure
DSME Brochure

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Diabetes Self-Management Education

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  • 1. Diabetes Facts: About Us23.6 million people or 7.8% of Medical Network One is a physiciansthe population in the United organization and patient-centered health careStates have diabetes.innovator. Together with the Michigan Institute of Health Enhancement, the lifestyle75% of adults with diabetes have management arm of Medical Network One, weblood pressure more than orequal to 130/80. develop and administer community-based wellness and healthy lifestyle programs andDiabetesHeart disease is a leading cause ofactive care plans for patients with chronic Self-Managementdiabetes related deaths. conditions. Our primary goal is simple: build healthier communities!EducationThe risk for stroke is 2 to 4 timeshigher for people with diabetes.Diabetes is the leading cause of RelayHealth is a safe, secure and confidentialend stage renal (kidney) disease.way to communicate about non-urgent healthAmong adults aged 20-74, care needs. Its as easy to use as e-mail, butdiabetes is the leading cause of incorporates stronger security measures thatblindness. ensures privacy.60-70% of people with diabetes Use RelayHealth to:have mild to severe nervousCommunicate with a clinician throughsystem damage.secure technology Sources: CDC 2007 Diabetes Fact SheetCreate a personal health record online that American Diabetes Association National Diabetes Fact Sheet 2007can be updated any time Feel better!Receive newsletters and importantinformation from our cliniciansLive healthier! 4986 Adams Road, Suite E Rochester, Michigan 48306-1416 Phone: 248.475.4880 Fax: 248.475.4881Toll free: 866.648.3265Medical Network Oneoffering customized healthy-living www.mednetone.net programs to physician practices, businesses, localorganizations and individuals tobuild healthier communities.

2. Why choose us? Diabetes National Standards for DSMEWhat will you learn?Self-Management provide the structure for ourEducation (DSME)program.Our team of experts include: Adjusting to living withMedical Network Ones DiabetesYour Primary Care PhysicianDiabetesSelf-Management Education Certified Diabetes Educators Diabetes ComplicationsProgram offers the latest diabetesRegistered NursesMeal Planninghealth information for individualsRegistered DietitiansFoot Carewith diabetes and their caregivers. Group sessions MedicationsWe believe that knowledge and Individual sessionsBlood Glucose Monitoringunderstanding of diabetes is theConvenient locations Blood Glucose Targetskey to maintaining a healthyAccommodations will be madeSick Day Managementlifestyle and reducing the risk offor special needsBalancing Stressmedical complications. Physical Activity Goal Setting How should I eat when IDSME is recommended have diabetes?if you are:Each patient will work with aNewly diagnosed dietitian to create a meal plan thatHave poor blood sugar fits their needs. You will also learn:controlCarbohydrate>7% A1cCountingHave experienced recentcomplications that required Healthy Eatinghospital or emergency roomFood Labelstreatment Dining Out

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