Patient Resources

The Diabetes Center of Excellence provides diabetes education for patients and their families.

Diabetes educators are healthcare professionals who focus on educating people with and at risk for diabetes and related conditions achieve behavior change goals which, in turn, lead to better clinical outcomes and improved health status. Diabetes educators apply in-depth knowledge and skills in the biological and social sciences, communication, counseling, and education to provide self-management education/self-management training. - http://www.diabeteseducator.org/

Documents for patients

Information here is not meant to replace medical treatment or advice. See your doctor regularly. Contact 911 in a medical emergency. Contact your doctor with any questions.

Clinical patient educational offerings include

 

Download the UMassMemorial Information for Patients with Diabetes brochure