Specialized Family Care Program

SFC staff will be working remotely and available to SFC providers through their work cell phones. If you have an emergency or specific needs please contact your Family Based Care Specialist. The public may continue to make referrals or apply to be a home provider by utilizing this site. All staff contact information can be accessed by Contact Us.

Diabetes

  • Category: Health Issue
  • Materials: Presentation: Taking charge: Diabetes from WVU Extension Service and WVU Center for Excellence in Disabilities
  • Goal: Provider knows diabetes prevention measures and care management for diabetes
  • Credit Hours: 1 Hour
  • Date Developed: February 2014
  • Developed by: Donna McCune, SFC Program

Training Objectives:

  1. Provider can define diabetes
  2. Provider knows the warning signs of diabetes
  3. Provider knows the health risks associated with diabetes
  4. Provider knows healthy life style recommendations to prevent or manage diabetes

Training Procedures:

  • *Provider initiated self-study. Alternate formats of the study materials are available upon request. (Course Materials)
  • Test completed by Provider (Take the Test Below)
  • Review of test responses by Family Based Care Specialist and Provider