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UF Health Shands Hospital Diabetes Self-Management Education Program

The UF Health Shands Hospital Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME) Program accepts referrals from care providers and is covered by most insurance plans. The DSME is an American Diabetes Association recognized education program.

Patients can be referred to the entire program, or specific portions related to their educational needs such as carbohydrate counting and new insulin medication or meter start.

To refer patients, please fill out the Shands at UF Diabetes Self-Management Education Program Referral Form and fax it to (352) 265-8425. Questions? Call (352) 265-8548.


UF Health Fitness and Wellness Center

UF Health Fitness and Wellness Center is an employee wellness center as well as a medical fitness center.

Athletic trainers and exercise physiologists from UF Health Shands Rehab Centers have developed a medically based, supervised fitness/wellness program. The program benefits those who have just completed rehabilitative therapy, have an on-going medical condition or have been referred by their physicians to begin a supervised fitness/wellness program.

To refer your patients:

Contact Traye McGehee, MA, ATC

Phone: 352-733-0834

Email: Traye McGehee