Mary Ransbotham is a Registered Nurse with more than 25 years of experience specializing in diabetes self management education and management. As a Certified Diabetes Educator, Mary has driven program development and implementation of many educational offerings in the field of diabetes for the community, hospital patients and staff. She is the manager of the Piedmont Atlanta Hospital Diabetes Resource Center, where she manages inpatient and outpatient diabetes services in a 500+ bed urban hospital. She also serves as team leader of the Diabetes Clinical Orders Team, which is responsible for identifying and responding to hospital needs and developing evidence-based standing orders, pathways and protocols for inpatient diabetes care. She has served on the American Diabetes Association Leadership Council, Atlanta Region and numerous other local and regional diabetes conference planning boards, and leadership roles in the Greater Atlanta Diabetes Association of Diabetes Educators.
Ransbotham wrote Care Critical: Diabetes Self-Management Education for ATLANTA Medicine, Diabetes, Vol. 85, No. 4