Diabetes Care

Turn to Desert Oasis Healthcare's PHARxM™ Population Health and Prescription Management team for high-quality diabetes care close to home.

Conditions We Treat

Look to DOHC to care for:

  • Prediabetes, higher than normal blood sugar levels that could lead to type 2 diabetes
  • Type 1 diabetes, when the pancreas does not make enough insulin, the hormone your body needs to make energy
  • Type 2 diabetes, high blood sugar that happens when your body does not use insulin well
  • Gestational diabetes, diabetes that happens during pregnancy. Care will occur in conjunction with your Obstetrician

Diabetes Management Program

Take part in our program to manage diabetes and prevent complications.

Diabetes Treatment Plan

Get complete care to prevent or manage diabetes. Your individualized care plan may include:

  • Counseling, goal setting, and help to identify barriers that may make it hard to manage diabetes
  • Education
  • Glucose (blood sugar) monitoring to track your blood sugar levels
  • Lifestyle changes, such as nutrition and exercise planning
  • Management of other conditions you may have, such as high blood pressure or high cholesterol
  • Medication help
  • Social services
  • Wound care to treat diabetic foot ulcers or wounds that won’t go away

Diabetic Supplies

You may order diabetic supplies, such as blood glucose meters, test strips, lancets and control solution by calling 760-320-8814 x1699. Please call 14 days in advance for your supplies. Allow 10 business days for delivery by mail. You may also pick up your supplies in Palm Springs, Indio and Yucca Valley. Please contact the diabetic supplies department for location directions and times of operation.

NEW Online Diabetes Education

DOHC is pleased to offer a free online class for members with Type 2 diabetes. This self-paced class will help you understand more about diabetes, how it is treated, how to avoid complications, and lifestyle tips to not only stay healthy but live well. You can access the class from anywhere using a smart phone, tablet or computer. Click here to learn more and get started, or call us at 760-328-4499 x2805 for any questions.

To learn more about DOHC's general diabetes care, please call 760-969-6560, or ask your doctor for more information.

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