Diabetes is a chronic disease that affects more than 20 million people in the United States, according to the American Diabetes Association, and currently has no known cure. Fortunately, diabetes can be safely and effectively managed with a healthy diet, regular exercise, and daily medication and supervision. While living with diabetes can be challenging, The Doctor’s Choice is proud to offer in-home medical care services to provide the assistance and support necessary for successful diabetes management.
To learn more about how our registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, certified home health aids, and caregivers can assist you or a loved one with Type I or Type II diabetes, please contact us online or call (855) 857-0797. We are available to discuss your specific care needs seven days a week.
Our At-Home Diabetes Management Services
In order to provide comprehensive diabetes care and education, our nurses will coordinate with a patient’s physician, family, and community resources to create a personalized treatment plan that is comprehensive and supportive, as well as encourages independence. Our diabetes management services include the following:
- Thorough evaluation of patient’s health and type of diabetes
- Meal planning and dietary counseling
- Instruction for patient and family about monitoring blood glucose levels
- Evaluation of patient’s need for occupational therapy or adaptive equipment
- Instruction on medication and drug interactions
- Monitor blood sugar levels and condition of skin and extremities
- Ensure proper dental hygiene
- Clean feet and toes, file nails
- Insulin administration
The registered nurses and nurse aides at The Doctor’s Choice are specially trained to deliver high-quality medical care for adults, teenagers, seniors, and others who may benefit from our in-home diabetes management. Our nurses have extensive experience and are thoroughly adept at treating and preventing complications associated with diabetes as well, including:
- Cardiovascular Issues
- Kidney Dysfunction
- Eye Disease
- Elevated Cholesterol
Depending on the patient’s needs, we can also provide companionship, hygiene care, housekeeping, meal preparation, and physical therapy to ensure optimal health and quality of life.
Benefits of Diabetes Management at Home
With our guidance and support, patients enjoy the following benefits that might not be available at a nursing home, assisted living facility, or when living alone. With The Doctor’s Choice in-home diabetes management care, patients and their families have reduced costs associated with hospitalization and emergency care as a result of missed medication, poor diet, and negligent supervision.
Receiving a diabetes diagnosis and adapting to the many lifestyle changes that come with managing a life-threatening disease can be discouraging and overwhelming, but with a dedicated nurse on your side, you can take control of your life and live in the security of knowing that your care is being managed and administered by a compassionate professional.
Hire a Home Healthcare Provider
The Doctor’s Choice Home Health Services is dedicated to ensuring that our patient’s and their families have the assistance and medical care necessary to continue living comfortably at home without fear of complication or risk.
To receive reliable diabetes management from our compassionate and dedicated team, call (855) 857-0797 or email us at email@example.com.
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