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The diabetes education program at adventist healthcare washington adventist hospital and adventist healthcare shady grove medical center provides comprehensive education and training by certified diabetes educators to help patients learn and manage all aspects of diabetes care and prevent complications. The ddt home site features information on cdc's efforts on diabetes prevention and control national diabetes education program and health promotion. The national standards for diabetes self-management education are designed to define quality dsme and support and to assist diabetes educators in providing evidence-based education and self-management support.
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Diabetes is primarily a self-managed disease in order to stay healthy, a person with diabetes needs supplies like test strips, meters and insulin adequate and affordable health insurance is important for people with diabetes to help them access the supplies, medications, education and health care. Patient education materials the association makes a wide range of patient education materials available to doctors, diabetes educators, and other diabetes professionals our online store, shopdiabetesorg, is an excellent resource for bulk quantities of booklets and brochures written and designed for patients. Diabetes management program health actions are based on recommendations by the american diabetes association for treating pre-diabetes and diabetes, and the american cancer society for preventive cancer screenings. The diabetes wellness program is accredited by the american association of diabetes educators, and offers the tools needed to help those living with diabetes to manage their illness and maintain a healthy lifestyle.