Resources for living well
Health Care Professionals
Let Diabetes HealthSense help you help your patients identify their priorities, set goals, and think through the steps necessary to achieve those goals—putting them on the path to success.
Diabetes HealthSense provides easy access to resources that support people with diabetes and those at risk for the disease in making lifestyle changes and coping with stress and negative emotions. Diabetes HealthSense also includes resources to facilitate behavior change in your practice. Let Diabetes HealthSense help you help your patients live well—whether they have diabetes or are at risk for the disease.
Find Research Articles
Click here to find research articles on the science of behavior change and psychological health.
Resources for You and Your Patients
Visit the Diabetes HealthSense homepage to find resources to help you help your patients manage their diabetes more effectively. Or, explore the selection of resources for health care professionals and patients below:
Selected Resources for Health Care Professionals
This guide helps health care professionals improve care delivered to patients with diabetes across the entire spectrum—from prevention, screening and initial diagnosis to care of the hospitalized patient. Includes tools and information to help patients manage their diabetes and make positive lifestyle changes.
American College of Physicians (ACP)
This kit contains resources for health care teams that want to begin offering group visits for their patients. Group visits offer staff a new and more satisfying way to interact with patients that makes efficient use of resources, improves access, and uses group process to help motivate behavior change and improve outcomes.
Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI)
These prerecorded lectures from experts in the field of diabetes cover topics ranging from prediabetes to foot care to diabetic emergencies.
Selected Resources for Patients
Click here to view a list of selected patient resources on healthy eating, being active, weight management, and coping with stress and emotions.
Find Recognized Diabetes Self-Management Programs in Your Area
- From the American Diabetes Association (ADA) website
- From the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) website
Publications from NDEP
NDEP Publications for Health Care Professionals
NDEP Publications for Patients
Other Websites from NDEP
- Practice Transformation for Physicians and Health Care Teams
Provides health care professionals with information, models, links, resources, and tools to help assess needs for systems change, develop strategic plans, implement tools for action, and evaluate the systems change process
- Diabetes at Work
Provides employers with information to help reduce healthcare costs and improve productivity by keeping their employees healthy