National Diabetes Education Program’s Working Together to Manage Diabetes: A Toolkit for Pharmacy, Podiatry, Optometry and Dentistry (PPOD)

From the National Diabetes Education Program: A program of the National Institute of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

A prescription for LIVING WITH DIABETES

USE NDEP RESOURCES TO HELP YOUR PATIENTS WITH THEIR DIABETES MEDICATIONS

Learn more about diabetes and medication issues in the National Diabetes Education Program’s Working Together to Manage Diabetes: A Toolkit for Pharmacy, Podiatry, Optometry and Dentistry (PPOD). This toolkit also includes information for you and your patients about team care for diabetes, and preventing dental, foot, and eye complications.

In the PPOD toolkit you’ll find:

  • An introduction to team care.
  • Suggestions for collaborating and making cross-discipline treatment referrals.
  • Tips and handouts on communicating with patients.
  • An overview of the four PPOD specialties and their relation to diabetes.
  • Links to related PPOD organizations and resources

PPOD TOOLKIT: Start making an even greater difference in the lives of your patients with diabetess. LEARN MORE

ALL MEDICINES MATTER: Medicines can help people with diabetes control their disease and live a long and active life. LEARN MORE.

Sign up here to get notices about diabetes from CDC and NDEP. Select “diabetes education materials” from the subscription options.

 

For more information call 1-800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636)
TTY 1-(888) 232-6348 or visit www.cdc.gov/info.
To order resources, visit www.cdc.gov/diabetes/ndep.

 

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