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Diabetes Management Program

There is an epidemic of diabetes in America.  About 23.1 million people have diabetes and an estimated 7.2 million people don’t even know they have it. That’s 9.4% of the US population has Diabetes!! Even worse 84.1 million adults 18 or Older have prediabetes (33.9% of the US population), who potentially could become diabetics in the coming years!

In an effort to combat this growing epidemic Paramount developed a Diabetes Management Program for its members with Diabetes.  The purpose of the program is to assist the member in managing their diabetes, through education and recognition that the member is the leader of their own health, at the same time work with members health team (Physicians, Diabetic educators, Dieticians, and therapist) to stay aligned with the American Diabetes Associations Standards of Medical Care In Diabetes.  To that end, Paramount’s Diabetes Management Program Provides: Health coaching services, case management evaluation and services, pharmacy services, educational mailings, web-based interactive tools and on-line support.   Take a look at some of our resources for Diabetes:

  • Diabetes Visit Checklist 
  • Tracking your Diabetes Care
  • Diabetes Action Plan (Spanish)
  • Diabetes Head to Toe (Spanish 
  • Proper Foot Care (Spanish)
  • Important Tests
  • Symptoms of Low Blood Sugar .
  • How to Be More Active
  • For questions or referrals, please call us at 419-887-2525 or at 1-800-462-3589. TTY users call 1-888-740-5670. You may also contact us via email at phcquality@promedica.org.