Diabetes Self Management EducationDiabetic Self-Management Education (DSME), certified by the American Dietetic Association, is a service offered by the Health Center. It gives patients the tools they need to better manage their diabetes in order to reduce complications and live longer, healthier lives. For diabetic patients, the DSME Program at Boone County Health Center is the cornerstone of care.
- Monitoring blood glucose and using results to improve control
- Preventing, detecting, and treating complications
- Goal setting and problem solving
- Managing upset feelings and frustration related to diabetes
For additional information or to schedule an appointment call 402.395.3156.