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Diabetes Resources

Webinar: Billing Medicare for DPP and DSMP

For providers of diabetes self-management programs, one of the most robust components of a sustainability plan is funding. This webinar will highlight innovative funding arrangements to create reimbursement pathways. 

Listen to the recording

For a copy of the PowerPoint presentation, please contact susanp@qualishealth.org.

Diabetes & the Medicare Population Reports for Idaho and Washington

Qualis Health analyzed healthcare utilization rates, comparing Medicare beneficiaries with and without diabetes. The full details are available in our new reports, which provide statewide and community-specific analyses:

DSMT Technical Assistance Information for Idaho and Washington

The CMS Quality Improvement Organization Program has contracted reimbursement expert, Mary Ann Hodorwicz, to offer free, individualized technical assistance to health agencies to improve Diabetes care and outcomes while lowering costs and generating revenue.

How to Start Your Own Quality DSMT Program

Learn about DSMT benefits, reimbursement and the pathway to Medicare DSMT reimbursement. Please contact your Quality Improvement Consultants for more information (see sidebar).

Diabetes Epidemic and Action Report

At the direction of the Washington State Legislature, the Department of Health, Health Care Authority, and Department of Social and Health Services collaboratively authored the Diabetes Epidemic and Action Report. This report provides data about the state of diabetes in Washington State and offers guidance for how partners can reduce this epidemic and improve outcomes for people with diabetes. 

Prevent Diabetes STAT Toolkit

The American Medical Association has created a “Prevent Type 2 Diabetes” Toolkit. It serves as a guide for providers to refer patients with pre-diabetes to an evidence-based diabetes prevention program.

The 3-minute Foot Exam

This tool can be used by a variety of clinical professionals to meet the screening needs of people with diabetes.

Diabetes Self-Management Education Flyer

This document gives you a workshop breakdown, the curriculum and how to set up a workshop.