Tag: Management Program

Senior News: VPAS, CDSMP participating in study

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has contracted with Westat to conduct a study of evidence based programs including the Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) and Diabetes Self-Management Program (DSMP).


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McAuliffe signs executive order protecting Virginia’s coastal resources

Governor Terry McAuliffe on Tuesday signed an Executive Order continuing the Virginia Coastal Zone Management Program.


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Valley Program for Aging Services: News and Notes

The latest news and notes from the Valley Program for Aging Services.


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Managing diabetes? Workshop at the Waynesboro YMCA will help

Managing diabetes? Get the resources you need to improve your health!


VPAS offers free diabetes workshops

“You Can! Live Well! Diabetes Self-Management Program” is a free workshop series for adults of any age with diabetes, their family members and caregivers.


Bath Senior Center members completed CDSME-diabetes program

Fourteen members of the Bath Senior Center completed the Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSME) and the Diabetes Self-Management Program (DSMP) on July 28 and received a Certificate of Completion.


Walmart Donation Provided for CDSME

An employee applied for a donation for CDSME from Walmart through a program offered to Walmart employees to encourage and support volunteerism.


Bath Community Senior Center members complete CDSMP

Fourteen members of the Bath Community Senior Center completed the Chronic Disease Self-Management Program – Diabetes Self-Management on July 28 and received a Certificate of Completion.


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Sixteen complete DSMP Leader Training

Diabetes Self-Management Program (DSMP) Leader Training facilitated by Brandy Wade, Program Director at Waynesboro Senior Center and Joyce Nussbaum, Chronic Disease Self-Management Education Coordinator, was held at the Augusta Health Community Care Building July 17, 18, 21, & 22.


CDSMP Leader Training Completed

Nine people completed Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) Leader Training held June 12, 13, 14 & 15.


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CDSME Presented to POMA at Augusta Health

Chronic Disease Self-Management Education (CDSME) Coordinator Joyce Nussbaum presented information about CDSME to 21 people at the Physician Office Managers Association (POMA) meeting at Augusta Health June 18.


VPAS offers volunteer behavioral health training

Are you interested in helping people learn to positively manage their diabetes and make healthy behavior changes? Would you like to participate as a volunteer in a community health education program?


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CDSMP and DSMP Leader Training Scheduled

Leader Training for both the Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) and the Diabetes Self-Management Program (DSMP) is planned for this summer.


CDSME Student Intern Experienced First Health Fair

Daniel Dadson, student intern with Chronic Disease Self-Management Education (CDSME), and Joyce Nussbaum, CDSME Coordinator, set up a table with information about CDSME at the Sunnyside Retirement Community Health Fair May 29.


CDSME Student Intern Workshop Reflections

CDSME student intern Shannon Regan wrote the following reflections about her experience after completing the Chronic Disease Self-Management Program Workshop.


CDSME Coordinator Attended WWRC Completion Ceremony

Chronic Disease Self-Management Education (CDSME) Coordinator Joyce Nussbaum attended the Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center (WWRC) Life Skills Transition Program Completion Ceremony on Friday, April 25.


Waynesboro Lions Club Supports DSMP

Don Short from the Waynesboro Lions Club presented a check from the Club to Disease Self Management Program leaders Brandy Wade, Sandy Ellinger, and Beth Scripps on April 16 to support their DSMP workshop being held at Waynesboro Senior Center.


Diabetes Self-Management Workshops

There are three Diabetes Self-Management Program (DSMP) Workshops for people with diabetes, caregivers and family members scheduled to begin soon and you are encouraged to promote these to your friends and family and also consider attending.


Chronic Disease Workshop Slated for Spring

The next Chronic Disease Self-Management Program workshop hosted by Staunton Senior Center will begin on Wednesday, March 26 at 9:30 a.m. in the meeting room of the Staunton Public Library.


CDSMP Completer Expressed Gratitude

A recent Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) workshop completer sent a thank you card to the workshop leaders stating “(You) make a great team.