Diabetes Type 1 or 2 with Insulin


Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME) is the cornerstone of care for all individuals with diabetes who want to achieve successful health-related outcomes. In today’s healthcare environment, blood sugar control in diabetics has become one of the top priorities in Pay for Performance among hospitals, physicians and homecare agencies. Effective use of tools in the management of diabetes can empower patients in self-management, and provide timely, efficient, cost-effective care.

The Diabetes with Insulin Step by Step book is a 29 page easy to read booklet with colorful illustrations written at the 4-5th grade reading level. It is based on the National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education. In 10 easy steps, the patient and family are introduced to the essential information of diabetes, incorporating the DSME topics including pathophysiology, glycemic control, sick days, meal planning, insulin therapy, s/s of high and low blood sugar and diabetic complications. It also includes logs for the patient to track:

  • Blood sugars and symptoms
  • Medication schedule
  • Diet

Additionally, it includes step by step guides with pictures on insulin preparation and mixing insulin, as well as site rotation.

This booklet is the best tool on the market for diabetes patient education! It is written in English

Additional information

Weight 0.2125 lbs
Dimensions 11 × 8.2 × .1255 in

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