Vivir Mejor! (Live Better!)
Video highlighting the Vivir Mejor! (Live Better!) program, a comprehensive, culturally competent diabetes education program for Hispanic/Latino populations in rural Arizona. Features program staff and patients sharing how the program impacted the health of people in the region.
Date: 06/2016 Type: Video/Multimedia Sponsoring organization: Rural Health Information Hub view details
Offering Chronic Disease Self-Management Education in Rural Areas
Identifies challenges rural areas face in implementing evidence-based chronic disease self-management education (CDSME). Recommends strategies and resources rural communities can use to implement CDSME programs. Includes examples of successful programs.
Date: 07/2015 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: National Council on Aging view details
The Utah Remote Monitoring Project: Improving Health Care One Patient at a Time
Examines telemonitoring devices to expand and improve
chronic disease management for patients living with
diabetes and/or hypertension by measuring clinical
parameters. Includes demographic data such as age, gender,
and primary spoken language. Covers pre- and
post-intervention data on patients' hemoglobin A1C, blood
pressure, and low-density lipoprotein values.
Author(s): Laura Shane-McWhorter, Leslie Lenert, Marta Petersen, et al. Citation: Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, 16(10), 653-660 Date: 10/2014 Type: Document view details
Telehealth Invigorating and Innovating Diabetes Care
Describes how home monitors and other technologies are helping diabetic patients live healthier lives, cutting healthcare costs and hospital visits.
Author(s): Candi Helseth Citation: Rural Monitor Date: 08/2014 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Rural Health Information Hub view details