Diabetic Care

Diabetes

  • Assistance in meal preparation to comply with prescribed or recommended dietary needs and/or restrictions
  • Encourage and supervise prescribed physical exercise regimen
  • Management and reminder of medications
  • Medication teaching: mode of actions, desired effects, common side effects, contraindications, and when to seek a doctor
  • Encourage prescribed dietary and lifestyle modifications
  • Reinforce client education on important dietary and lifestyle modifications
  • Personal care including hygiene, skin and foot care
  • Sitter in hospital or other setting

American Diabetes Organziation

www.diabetes.org