For Healthcare Professionals and Their Patients
Resources for Healthcare Professionals
Clinical resources developed and written by the professional staff of Joslin will keep you up to date with the latest diabetes medications, treatment options, and research.
Whether you’re looking for an accessible guide to caring for your patients, need to know more about the pathophysiology of the disease and its progression, or need a handy, keep-in-your pocket copy of Joslin’s clinical guidelines, you can find it here.
New teaching tool for insulin injection: Take Your Best Shot
Our new Take Your Best Shot program helps clinicians educate patients on proper insulin self-administration. This useful program full of colorful illustrations covers topics such as:
- guidance on types of insulin
- how to inject with a pen or a syringe
- choosing injection sites, skin thickness and needle size
- injecting without pain
. . . and much more! Includes a flipchart with handouts.
Resources to Help Educate your Patients
Whether you’re looking for booklets, handouts, flipcharts or DVDs, we have the tools you need to teach your patients the diabetes self-management skills they need. Our patient education resources have all been written by Joslin’s doctors, nurse practitioners and educators and used with patients at Joslin Diabetes Center and Joslin’s Affiliates across the country.
Co-Branding and Custom Development
Joslin’s variety of patient and professional education materials are available for sale from Joslin with discounts allowed for quantity purchases. Branding or co-branding as well as custom covers designed to fit within your institution’s diabetes program are also possible.