Clients diagnosed with diabetes are at very high risk for blindness, nerve damage, kidney disease, and other medical complications. Our caregivers can provide clients with the vital additional home care support required to effectively manage this disease and allow them to lead quality lives in the home setting.
What is Diabetes?
Home Care Management of Diabetes
- Providing guidance on a healthy diet and appropriate foods
- Helping to track and document clients’ blood sugar levels
- Preparing healthy meals
- Observing clients and remaining vigiliant about diabetic symptoms
- Reminding clients to time insulin shots per medical orders
American Assn of Diabetes Educators www.diabeteseducator.org
American Diabetes Association www.diabetes.org
American Dietetic Association www.eatright.org/
National Institute of Diabetes www.niddk.nih.gov/
Neuropathy Association www.neuropathy.org
Rescue Me Custom Engraved Medical IDs www.rescuemeids.com
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