Health education and promotion among patients with diabetes In Beijing Hospital
80% of the diabetes inpatients in Beijing Hospital lack of knowledge about diabetes
8 different diabetes patients in the hospital are chosen each week for 3 months to participate in health education. The goal is for them to have at least 90% of the knowledge about blood glucose self-monitoring.
After 3 months, 38 out of 40 patients who accepted health education showed a high knowledge level about blood glucose self-monitoring. 95% of the patients mastered the ways to self-monitor blood glucose, more than our goal of 90%. Moreover, 36 patients are committed to monitor their blood glucose every day after they leave hospital.