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Comprehensive Diabetes Self-Management Classes (DSME)

Join a certified diabetes educator for a three-part series of classes that will equip you with the necessary skills to understand and manage your diabetes. You may attend one, two or all three of the classes. Each class is three hours and will be held from 1-4 pm. Class services are offered at our Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center and Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center locations.

Topics covered include:

  • The importance of making the right food choices
  • Staying physically active
  • What your blood glucose numbers mean
  • Strategies to manage blood glucose levels
  • Medications to help manage Type 2 diabetes
  • Healthy coping skills

Participation requires a referral from your provider. Please be advised that while most insurance plans provide coverage for diabetes education services, we cannot guarantee coverage. We suggest that patients contact their insurance company to verify benefits. Co-payment may vary depending on your plan.

2020 Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center schedule:

  • January 13
  • February 17
  • March 16
  • April 20

Please click here to view the schedule.

Register for a class