Diabetes Education - Self Management Program Test in Brunswick, Georgia

The Diabetes Education - Self Management Program test contains 1 test.

The Diabetes Self Management Education Program is for people who either have pre-diabetes, diabetes or are caretakers of people with diabetes. 

From better nutrition and encouraging regular physical activity to understand medicine and managing your health, this program is designed to support behavioral change resulting in better blood glucose control. 

The sessions are conducted by Certified Diabetes Educators (CDE’s) and adhere to the American Diabetes Association (ADA) and American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) program guidelines and include the following sessions.

DSME Session 1

Making Sense of Diabetes: An Introduction

  • What is Type 1 Diabetes
  • What is Type 2 Diabetes
  • Insulin resistance
  • How insulin works
  • Gestational diabetes

 

DSME Session 2

Healthy Eating and Diabetes (Parts 1 and 2)

  • Food and blood glucose dynamics
  • Food types and examples
  • Meal planning
  • Carbohydrate counting
  • Food labels
  • Heart healthy eating
  • Goal setting
  • Food log/diary considerations

 

DSME Session 3

Being Active with Diabetes

  • How regular exercise affects the body
  • How to start an exercise program
  • Planning your exercise program
  • How much exercise a PWD should get each week
  • Physical activity Considerations

 

DSME Session 4

Monitoring: Making Sense of the Numbers

  • Checking your blood glucose
  • Normal blood glucose ranges
  • Understanding the A1C test and A1C goals
  • Know when to test your blood glucose
  • Understanding hyperglycemia and Hypoglycemia

 

DSME Session 5

Diabetes and Medications

  • Why diabetes medicines are important
  • Classification and name overview
  • Know name and dose of your medication
  • Possible side elects
  • Oral medications
  • Types of insulin and considerations
  • Other diabetes medications

 

DSME Session 6

Getting Through the Tough Spots: Diabetes and Problem Solving

  • 3 factors that can raise blood glucose
  • Rules to follow when you’re ill
  • What to do when having dental work/surgery
  • Travel tips
  • Common causes of Hypoglycemia and actions to take

 

DSME Session 7

Healthy Coping and Diabetes: Reducing Stress

  • Understand how stress or depression affects blood glucose
  • Identifying and anticipating stressful situations
  • Identifying solutions for stressful situations or change in routine
  • Case studies and situational exercises
  • Goal setting, using the S.M.A.R.T. model
  • The Ten Commandments of managing stress
  • Partnering with your health team

 

DSME Session 8

Complications and Diabetes: Reducing your Risks

  • Preventive screenings for your eyes, feet
  • List some complications of uncontrolled diabetes
  • Know how often you should check your feet
  • Behaviors that can prevent complications from diabetes
  • Taking care of you and your diabetes – Talking to your Doctor
  • Pregnancy planning and your diabetes

 

DSME Session 9

Managing Your Diabetes – A Summary

  • Controlling your diabetes – It’s more than just sugar
  • Diabetes and your heart – Blood pressure and cholesterol
  • The ABC’s of diabetes

 

DSME Session 10

Diabetes and Hypoglycemia

  • What is hypoglycemia
  • Common signs and symptoms
  • 2 causes of low blood glucose
  • Hypoglycemia treatments
  • Ways in which to lower your risk of hypoglycemia

 

  • No Prescription Needed
  • Discounts up to 80%
  • Hundreds of Lab Tests Available

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Patient Service Center
150 Altama Connector
Brunswick, Georgia 31525 Map
Distance 12.40 miles
Phone 912-342-4200
Hours
Hours may temporarily be changed.
  • M-F 7:00 am-4:00 pm | Sa 7:00 am-2:00 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 7:30 am-3:00 pm | Sa 7:30 am-1:00 pm

Patient Service Center
102 Lakeshore Dr Ste C
Saint Marys, Georgia 31558 Map
Distance 20.70 miles
Phone 912-729-6852
Hours
  • M-F 7:00 am-4:00 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 7:30 am-3:00 pm

Patient Service Center
464016 State Road 200
Yulee, Florida 32097 Map
Distance 35.30 miles
Phone 904-310-0044
Hours
Hours may temporarily be changed.
  • M-F 7:00 am-12:00 pm & 1:00 pm-4:00 pm | Sa 7:00 am-2:00 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 7:00 am-4:00 pm | Sa 7:00 am-2:00 pm

Patient Service Center
1699 S 14Th Street
Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034 Map
Distance 35.90 miles
Phone 904-426-3823
Hours
  • M-F 7:00 am-4:00 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 7:00 am-3:30 pm

Patient Service Center
12100 Lem Turner Rd
Jacksonville, Florida 32218 Map
Distance 46.40 miles
Phone 904-312-7509
Hours
Hours may temporarily be changed.
  • M-F 7:00 am-4:00 pm | Sa 7:00 am-2:00 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 7:00 am-4:00 pm | Sa 7:00 am-2:00 pm

Patient Service Center
462 Elma G. Miles Pkwy
Hinesville, Georgia 31313 Map
Distance 48.30 miles
Phone 912-369-9433
Hours
Hours may temporarily be changed.
  • M-F 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Patient Service Center
2103 Tebeau St Ste B
Waycross, Georgia 31501 Map
Distance 51.70 miles
Phone 912-614-3190
Hours
  • M-F 7:00 am-4:00 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 7:00 am-12:30 pm & 1:30 pm-3:00 pm

Patient Service Center
9890 Hutchinson Park Dr
Jacksonville, Florida 32225 Map
Distance 54.20 miles
Phone 904-496-5458
Hours
Hours may temporarily be changed.
  • M-F 8:00 am-4:00 pm | Sa 7:00 am-3:00 pm | Su 8:00 am-12:00 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 8:00 am-4:00 pm | Sa 7:00 am-3:00 pm | Su 8:00 am-12:00 pm

Patient Service Center
Mobile Phlebotomy Service
Savannah, Georgia 31419 Map
Distance 55.60 miles
Phone 912-417-9568
Hours

Mon – Sun: 6:00 am – 6:00 pm

Premium Draw Fee: $50.00

Appointments are required. Please call 912-417-9568 to schedule an appointment.

Service area: 30-mile radius from zip code 31419.


Patient Service Center
13529 Beach Blvd. Suite #301
Jacksonville, Florida 32224 Map
Distance 58.80 miles
Phone 904-992-9891
Hours
  • M-F 6:30 am-3:30 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 6:30 am-3:30 pm TSPOT: M-F 8:00 am-1:00 pm

Patient Service Center
5960 Beach Blvd Unit #4
Jacksonville, Florida 32207 Map
Distance 59.40 miles
Phone 904-426-9988
Hours
  • M-F 6:00 am-3:00 pm | Sa 7:00 am-12:00 pm TSPOT: M-F 8:00 am-1:00 pm

Patient Service Center
3980 3Rd St S
Jacksonville, Florida 32250 Map
Distance 59.40 miles
Phone 904-241-4990
Hours
  • M-F 6:30 am-3:30 pm | Sa 7:00 am-12:00 pm TSPOT: M-F 8:00 am-1:00 pm

Patient Service Center
Mobile Phlebotomy Services
Jacksonville, Florida 32205 Map
Distance 59.70 miles
Phone 904-510-3717
Hours

Mon - Fri: 6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat: 6:00 am - 1:00 pm

Premium Draw Fee: $35.00

Appointments are required. Please call 904-510-3717 to schedule an appointment.

Service Area:  75 miles from 32205


Patient Service Center
1260 S McDuff Avenue
Jacksonville, Florida 32205 Map
Distance 59.70 miles
Phone 904-510-3717
Hours

Mon - Fri: 6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat: 6:00 am - 1:00 pm

Premium Draw Fee: 25.00

Appointments are required. Please call 904-510-3717 to schedule an appointment.

We come to you. Simply put, we draw your blood samples from the comfort of your home or office. 

For an optimal draw, please drink plenty of water. 


Patient Service Center
4372 Southside Blvd Ste 304
Jacksonville, Florida 32216 Map
Distance 59.70 miles
Phone 904-254-3533
Hours
  • M-F 7:00 am-4:00 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 7:30 am-3:30 pm

Patient Service Center
4509-009 St. Johns Avenue
Jacksonville, Florida 32210 Map
Distance 61.80 miles
Phone 904-254-7767
Hours
  • M-F 6:00 am-3:00 pm | Sa 7:00 am-12:00 pm

Patient Service Center
1955 E Montgomery Crossroad
Savannah, Georgia 31406 Map
Distance 62.00 miles
Phone 912-226-4439
Hours
Hours may temporarily be changed.
  • M-F 7:00 am-4:00 pm | Sa 7:00 am-2:00 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 8:00 am-3:00 pm | Sa 8:00 am-1:00 pm