Intrepid USA Healthcare Services offers a Diabetes Management Program dedicated to improving quality of life. The goal of this program is to improve functional abilities and outcomes through symptom and lifestyle management. Our physician-led, multidisciplinary patient care team implements the patient’s individualized plan of care. The Diabetes Program provides industry leading patient care and education in preparation for post-discharge management of the disease.

Patient Treatment Goals

  • Identifies ABC values and maintains them at optimal levels.
  • Avoids extremes of glucose levels (hypoglycemia or hyperglycemia).
  • Describes the major treatment modalities: diet, exercise, education, pharmacotherapy, and self-monitoring (DEEPS plan).
  • Demonstrates proper technique for drawing up and injecting insulin.
  • States dose and timing of injections, peak action, duration, and adverse effects of insulin.
  • States dose, timing, peak action, and duration of prescribed oral agents.
  • Verbalizes understanding of schedule for eating snacks and meals; orders appropriate foods on menus; identifies foods that may be substituted for one another on the meal plan.

Physician Benefits

  • Assurance your patients are receiving quality prescribed care.
  • Patient progress communication tailored to your specific needs.
  • Time saved through delegation of the patient education process.
  • Confidence your patients are being delivered state-of-the-art care in the most effective and efficient manner possible.

Patient Benefits

  • Physician-driven personalized care plan.
  • Dedicated and knowledgeable care teams.• Intrepid USA “Best Practice” Clinical Pathways.
  • Easy-to-follow, comprehensivePatient/Caregiver Teaching Guides.
  • An outcomes-orientated approach to care.
  • On-call support available 24/7.

Peace of Mind

  • “Best Practices” care plans.
  • Comprehensive patient education support.
  • Assurance that your patients are receiving the best home care available for their condition.

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