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Signs That Patients with Diabetes May Benefit from Home Health

care giver introducing medicine to old womanHere are some of the signs that tell you if a diabetic patient would benefit from home health care:

  • Experiences difficulty in managing blood sugar to decrease chances of hospitalization
  • Finds it hard to properly manage his or her diabetic medications and requires frequent interventions
  • Could use some improvement in his or her self-management skills to better deal with his or her condition
  • Would require skilled nursing services to meet the complex medical needs caused by his or her diabetes
  • Is kept from achieving optimal functionality by his or her condition and would require the expertise of a therapist
  • Lacks understanding on the proper ways to take diabetic medication
  • Difficulty in monitoring his or her weight