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Am Markt 9, 37213 Witzenhausen
05542 – 925 07 99


Disease Management Program

Within the framework of structured treatment programs (disease management programs), the health insurance funds support patients with chronic diseases in coping with disease-related problems and improving their quality of life.

Participation in these programs enables treatment to be optimized by means of special information and comprehensive medical care.

We offer structured treatment programs for the following clinical pictures:

  • Diabetes mellitus type 2
  • Coronary heart disease
  • Bronchial asthma and COPD

The goals of the DMP Diabetes mellitus are:

  • Avoiding secondary damage from the disease to the eyes, kidneys, nerves and blood vessels
  • Avoiding side effects of the therapy such as hypoglycemia
  • Reducing the risk of heart attack and stroke

The goals in the DMP Coronary Heart Disease are:

  • Reducing the risk of heart attack
  • Preservation of cardiac resilience

The goals in DMP Asthma and COPD are:

  • Avoiding/ reducing disease-related impairment of physical and social activities in daily life.
  • Avoiding the progression of the disease

Participation in a DMP is voluntary and free of charge for the patient.