Diabetic Program

Diabetic Program

Assiteo Home Health is committed to providing patients with Type I and Type II Diabetes comprehensive in home diabetic care. Our proactive multi-discipline approach will focus on personalized care, education, prevention of comorbid conditions, and patient program participation. Our goal is for patients to gain an understanding of their disease process, obtain ongoing support from our Registered Nurses and Therapists, and to become independent in the self-management of their diabetes.

Diabetic management provides:

  • Physician electronic signature and patient monitoring
  • Disease specific teaching materials
  • Instruction on blood glucose monitoring and factors that affect blood glucose levels
  • Blood glucose monitoring devices provided to Medicare patients and to insurance patients based on health plan requirements
  • Nutrition education focusing on American Diabetic Association recommended diet and healthy food choices
  • Teaching of lower extremity screening for skin checks, neuropathy, and vascular changes
  • Therapy evaluation for management of diabetic complications through exercise, improvement of functional mobility, and fall prevention
Qualifying for Home Health