Diabetes Facts:                                     About Us23.6 million people or 7.8% of           Medical Network One i...
Why choose us?         Diabetes                         National Standards for DSME          What will you learn?    Self-...
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DSME Brochure

  1. 1. Diabetes Facts: About Us23.6 million people or 7.8% of Medical Network One is a physicians’the 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 and DiabetesHeart disease is a leading cause of active 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. It’s 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 nervous Communicate with a clinician throughsystem damage. secure technology Sources: CDC 2007 Diabetes Fact Sheet Create a personal health record online that American Diabetes Association National Diabetes Fact Sheet 2007 can be updated any time Feel better! Receive newsletters and important information from our clinicians Live healthier! 4986 Adams Road, Suite E Rochester, Michigan 48306-1416 Phone: 248.475.4880 Fax: 248.475.4881 Toll free: 866.648.3265 Medical Network One…offering customized healthy-living www.mednetone.net programs to physician practices, businesses, local organizations and individuals to build healthier communities.
  2. 2. Why choose us? Diabetes National Standards for DSME What will you learn? Self-Management provide the structure for our Education (DSME) program. Our team of experts include: Adjusting to living withMedical Network One’s Diabetes Your Primary Care Physician DiabetesSelf-Management Education Certified Diabetes Educators Diabetes ComplicationsProgram offers the latest diabetes Registered Nurses Meal Planninghealth information for individuals Registered Dietitians Foot Carewith diabetes and their caregivers. Group sessions MedicationsWe believe that knowledge and Individual sessions Blood Glucose Monitoringunderstanding of diabetes is the Convenient locations Blood Glucose Targetskey to maintaining a healthy Accommodations will be made Sick Day Managementlifestyle and reducing the risk of for special needs Balancing Stressmedical complications. Physical Activity Goal Setting How should I eat when IDSME is recommended have diabetes? if you are: Each patient will work with a Newly diagnosed dietitian to create a meal plan that Have poor blood sugar fits their needs. You will also learn: control Carbohydrate >7% A1c Counting Have experienced recent complications that required Healthy Eating hospital or emergency room Food Labels treatment Dining Out