Working Together to Manage Diabetes: A Toolkit for Pharmacy, Podiatry, Optometry, and Dentistry (PPOD)

CDC: 7/16/14

Each section of the PPOD Guide provides a “quick course” on that health care specialty and its relation to diabetes. Because each section is written for professionals outside of that specialty, all team members who might care for a person with diabetes can collaborate and make cross-disciplinary treatment referrals.

Inside the PPOD Guide, you will find:

  • An introduction to team care.
  • Tips on communicating with patients.
  • Sections in each of the four PPOD areas.
  • Resources and links to other PPOD-related resources and organizations. Read more