Diabetes Resource Center

Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support (DSMES) is an evidence-based intervention that strengthens the knowledge and skills of people with diabetes to optimize their ability to self-manage the disease.

Health First Colorado (Colorado's Medicaid Program) reimburses for DSMES.  Find out more about DSMES and how you can be reimbursed for providing this valuable service.

Becky DiOrioJoanna Espinoza, MPH, Diabetes Management Coordinator, Joanna.Espinoza@state.co.us

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

Meredith Koob, Sr. Quality Improvement Facilitator, Meredith.Koob@area-d.hcqis.org

This material was prepared by Telligen, the Medicare Quality Innovation Network Quality Improvement Organization, under contract with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The contents presented do not necessarily reflect CMS policy.  11SOW-CO-B2-4/2016-11587