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1120 Vermont Avenue Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia 20005
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AmeriHealth Caritas DC, a health insurer and District of Columbia Managed Care Organization (MCO), offers a full range of services for the DC Healthy Families Medicaid program and the DC Healthcare Alliance. AmeriHealth Caritas DC offers diabetes prevention and support to its health plan members living with diabetes, or at risk of developing diabetes. For more information, plan members should contact their health care provider or learn more at the AmeriHealth Caritas DC online Diabetes Care Center: click here to visit the Diabetes Care Center website. Members may also participate in health and wellness classes–including exercise, fitness, care coaching, healthy cooking–offered at the AmeriHealth Caritas DC Member Wellness Center, at 2027 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue SE, Washington DC, 20020. For questions, call the Member Wellness Center at 1-202-408-3989.

1832 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia 20009

The Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation, which is heaquartered in the District, provides free medical alert ID necklaces, diabetes self-management diaries and educational literature upon request, and publishes the Diabetes Wellness Letter. Click here to learn how to request a free diabetes ID necklace.

3861 Alabama Ave SE, Washington, District of Columbia 20020
(202) 575-0578(202) 575-0578

Flexcare Diabetes and Wellness Center is located in Ward 7 and focuses on managing patients with Diabetes. The program teaches the 7 behavioral goals of Diabetes Self Management which include healthy eating, being active, monitoring, taking medications, problem solving, health coping and reducing risks. Also the program partners with local providers, patients, and community health advocacy groups to improve outcomes for patients with Diabetes in Washington DC. For more information and class dates, please contact us at 202-575-0578

This program is accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators

3732 Minnesota Avenue NE, Washington, DC 20019

Healing Our Village offers group and individual Diabetes Self-Management Education courses. This course is held at Trusted Health Plan’s Health and Wellness Outreach Center, located at 3732 Minnesota Avenue, NE, for Trusted Health Plan members only. Trusted Health Plan’s courses are held on the 3rd Saturday of each month. Please call (202) 821-1072 for more information and to register for Trusted Health Plan’s Diabetes Self-Management Education Program. Lunch is provided at all Healing Our Village Diabetes Self-Management Education sessions.

The other course is free and open to the public and held at Myer’s Clinical Care, located at 4660 Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, SW, Suite A3, on the 4th Saturday of each month. Please call (202) 601-7434 for information and to register for the courses held at Myer’s Clinical Care. See the listing here: Healing Our Village at Myer’s Clinical Care

901 D Street Southwest, Washington, District of Columbia 20024
888-404-3549888-404-3549

MedStar Family Choice is a Managed Care Organization (MCO) serving the District of Columbia. In the District, they provide services to individuals eligible for the DC Healthy Families Program and the DC Healthcare Alliance Program.  MedStar Family Choice offers diabetes prevention and education to its health plan members living with diabetes, or at risk of developing diabetes. Disease Management is available to members who need help managing chronic diseases, including diabetes. The Disease Management service is provided by nurses and social workers who work closely with members and their doctors. They contact members by telephone and help members to understand their diabetes and to get the testing and care they need. They work closely with members to help them learn how to manage their diabetes. To learn more about the Disease Management service, MedStar Family Choice members should call 855-210-6203 or click here to visit the website.

 

1100 New Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia 20003
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Member Services

Trusted Health Plan (THP) is a Managed Care Organization (MCO) serving the District of Columbia. In the District, they provide services to individuals eligible for the DC Healthy Families Program and the DC Healthcare Alliance Program.  THP has a Diabetes Disease Management Program. All THP enrollees aged 18+ with a primary or secondary diagnosis of Diabetes or Pre-Diabetes (with the exception of Gestational Diabetes) is eligible to receive the benefits of this program.  All eligible enrollees will undergo a Diabetes Health Risk assessment and receive education and services customized to their severity of illness.
Benefits of this program include:

  • Disease Management Staff Outreach
  • Educational Materials
  • Educational Seminars and Services at the THP Health and Wellness Outreach Center
  • Medication and Preventative Health Monitoring
  • Case Management Services and primary care outreach and care coordination are also available to High Risk enrollees

Click here to learn more about the Diabetes Disease Management Services  (scroll down the page to find Disease Management)

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