The Huddle: Conversations with the Diabetes Care Team

How to Provide Engaging and Individualized Diabetes Education: What the DSMES National Standards Really Require and Tips to Help

Episode Summary

Diabetes self-management education and support (DSMES) services, whether they are offered in group or one-on-one settings, must be individualized and engaging. Find out what the National Standards for DSMES really say about how you offer these services as we speak with Sacha Uelmen, ADCES director of diabetes education and prevention programs. In the second part of the episode, Sacha speaks with Lucille Hughes, the director of diabetes education for South Nassau Communities Hospital, on her tips for offering engaging and person-centered session in any setting.

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