Diabetes Control Education and Management
Resource Topic: Emerging Issues, Social Determinants of Health (SDOH), Special and Vulnerable Populations
Resource Subtopic: Health Equity.
Keywords: Chronic Diseases and Care, Patient Education, Health Risk and Behavior, Hispanic Americans/Latinos, Latinas, Migrants, Non-Clinical Services, Outreach.
Year Developed: 2022
Resource Type: Publication
Primary Audience: Clinicians
Administrative Staff, S-Suite (CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, CMOs, COOs, etc.)
Secondary Audience: Administrative Staff
Board of Directors
C-Suite (CEOs, CFOs, CIO, COOs, CMOs, etc.)
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Resource Summary: The blog touches on subjects regarding costs of diabetes, how diabetes affects the body, culture & stigmas, and SDOH factors. The blog offers an educational guide on diabetes control and management.
Resource Details: This resource provides educational prevention tools that CHWs can use and share with MSAWs and other vulnerable populations to reduce diabetic health complications. There are several downloadable resources available to guide CHWs on risk factors and prevention methods for oral, eye, and foot health complications, which are commonly linked to diabetes. The guide can be downloaded for free in English and Spanish at MHP Salud’s website.