Managing Diabetes Care in California

Oliver, James; Dubin, Ruth
April 2002
News from Native California;Spring2002, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p27
Discusses the Western Tribal Diabetes Project in California aimed at assisting Indian health care programs in the prevention and treatment of diabetes. Background on the project; Information on the annual Indian Health Service Diabetes Audit; Key components for improved handling of health information and case management. INSET: Medical Focus: Diabetes.


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