Diabetes Care – Resources

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Telligen QIN-QIO Support Pauses on July 17, 2019

Dear Telligen partners: We wanted to let you know about some important news that will affect the quality improvement support that Telligen provides to your organization as a Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organization (QIN-QIO). As you may know, Telligen has been preparing for a new project cycle to continue to serve you as quality improvement …

Nutrition Therapy for Adults With Diabetes or Prediabetes: A Consensus Report

This new release from the American Diabetes Association is intended to provide clinical professionals with evidence-based guidance about individualizing nutrition therapy for adults with diabetes or prediabetes. Strong evidence supports the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of nutrition therapy as a component of quality diabetes care, including its integration into the medical management of diabetes; therefore, it is important …

My Diabetes Yearly Passport

This Diabetes Passport is just for you! Use it to record your personal healthcare information, track your medications and set health-related goals. There’s also a blood glucose log, diabetes tests chart and food journal. Take your Diabetes Passport to all your medical appointments to ensure this information is being seen and recorded by your providers. …

Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes—2019

Every year, the American Diabetes Association releases the “Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes,” which is intended to provide clinicians, patients, researchers, payers, and other interested individuals with the components of diabetes care, general treatment goals, and tools to evaluate the quality of care. Download the full version. Download the abridged version. Download the mobile …

National Diabetes Month 2018: Social Media Toolkit

Social Media for National Diabetes Month – Aging and the Eye 1. #DidYouKnow that as you age, you are at higher risk of developing eye diseases and conditions, such as age-related macular degeneration (#AMD), #cataract, #DiabeticEyeDisease, and #glaucoma? Visit https://www.nei.nih.gov/agingeye to learn about your risk factors and what you can do to protect your sight. …

National Diabetes Month 2018

November is National Diabetes Month, a time when communities across the country team up to bring attention to diabetes and its impact on millions of Americans. This year’s theme is Focus on Eye Care. Diabetic eye disease, a leading cause of blindness, often has no early warning signs. Early detection, timely treatment and appropriate follow-up care …

Diabetes & Immunizations

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle is a goal everyone shares. This is especially true for individuals with diabetes. One of the simplest ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle is to ensure that you are up to date on your recommended vaccinations. As we enter another flu season, it is important to learn more about the flu …

Optometry Practices’ Process for Hosting DSME Classes

This document explains step-by-step the process for optometrists and ophthalmologists interested in hosting a Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME) class at their location. The process is a joint effort between the practice and Telligen – this document identifies the steps in which Telligen will assist. Telligen can also support providers who choose to report DSME as …

Podiatry Practices’ Process for Hosting DSME Classes

This document explains step-by-step the process for podiatrists interested in hosting or sponsoring a Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME) class. The process is a joint effort between the practice and Telligen – this document identifies the steps in which Telligen will assist. Telligen can also support providers who choose to report DSME as a Quality Payment …

The Impact of Diabetes on the Workplace

With employees often spending 40+ hours per week at work, employers are uniquely positioned to help their employees manage prediabetes or type 2 diabetes. This case study from Fitbit Health Solutions posted in June 2018 describes how this kind of support could ultimately save money in healthcare costs, reduce absenteeism and help your company run …