Teresa Pearson has been a diabetes healthcare provider for over 25 years. She is owner of Innovative Health Care Designs and the Director, Clinical Services at Halleland Habicht Consulting where she facilitates the implementation of Patient-Centered Medical Homes and the development of Accountable Care Organizations. She also serves as the Diabetes Specialist at St. Mary’s Free Clinic where she serves immigrants and refugees. Over the past five years she has worked closely with Federally Qualified Health Centers to help improve diabetes care, care coordination and transitions of care. Teresa speaks nationally and internationally on topics such as clinical diabetes care, behavior change, diabetes prevention, team management of diabetes, and health care reform issues.
- Certified Diabetes Care & Education Specialist (CDCES)
- Certified Motivational Interviewing
- Master Trainer for the National Diabetes Prevention Program