Focusing on early intervention

GetSetUp’s Chronic Disease Self-Management Program empowers older adults to take control of their health through a variety of educational classes. Our program includes sessions on managing diabetes, heart health, and other chronic conditions that emphasize prevention and lifestyle changes. By aligning with healthcare plans' goals to reduce costs, we provide participants with the tools they need to enhance their quality of life and manage their health effectively.

What we Offer

Our program includes a variety of classes focused on managing chronic conditions through prevention, lifestyle changes, and practical health strategies:

  • Managing Diabetes: Classes like "Top Superfoods for Diabetes Management" and "Strength Workout to Help Manage Diabetes" offer dietary advice, exercise routines, and tips for blood sugar management to help participants control their diabetes effectively.
  • Heart Health: Courses such as "Healthy Aging: Tips for Eating to Reduce Inflammation" and "Foods That Fight: Nutrition’s Role in Chronic Conditions" focus on dietary and lifestyle changes that support heart health and reduce the risk of cardiovascular diseases.
  • Pain Management: "Gentle Pilates for Pain Management" and "Low-Impact Workout for Chronic Pain Relief" provide exercises and techniques to help manage chronic pain and improve physical function.
  • General Health: Classes like "Nutrition: Herbs to Boost Immunity" and "Sepsis & Aging: Prevention & Early Detection Strategies" cover broader health topics that are essential for maintaining overall wellness in older adults.

What is the Impact?

The impact of our Chronic Disease Self-Management Program aligns closely with the goals of Medicare Advantage and Medicaid plans, providing numerous benefits for participants and healthcare providers:

  • Improved Health Outcomes: Participants learn effective strategies to manage their chronic conditions, leading to better control of symptoms and overall health, which can result in fewer hospital visits and lower healthcare costs.
  • Enhanced Quality of Life: By adopting healthier lifestyles and effective disease management practices, participants experience improved physical and mental well-being, which supports the goals of improving member satisfaction and retention.
  • Reduced Healthcare Costs: Our program helps reduce the need for emergency care, hospitalizations, and costly interventions, by aligning with the objectives of Medicare Advantage and Medicaid plans to lower overall healthcare costs while maintaining high-quality care.
  • Increased Preventive Care: By focusing on prevention and early intervention, our classes help participants address health issues before they become severe, supporting the plans' goals of promoting preventive care and reducing the incidence of chronic diseases.
  • Engaged and Informed Members: Empowered with knowledge and practical skills, participants feel more confident in managing their health, leading to higher engagement in their care plans and better adherence to recommended health practices.
  • Community and Support: The interactive nature of our classes fosters a sense of community, providing learners with peer support and encouragement, which is vital for maintaining motivation and implementing lifestyle changes. This aligns with the plans' emphasis on member engagement and support networks.