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Diabetes Education

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Diabetes Self-ManagementIf you or you family member lives with diabetes, our Diabetes Self-Management Education Program can offer training and self-management education to help you manage the disease. The Program is a comprehensive outpatient referral-based education program that empowers participants to take control and successfully manage their diabetes. Participation provides you with the opportunity to fully understand the rationale for early aggressive intervention to prevent complications from diabetes.

Program Offerings

The certified diabetes educators on our medical staff work closely with patients' physicians or primary care providers. Educators conduct a thorough patient assessment to recommend safe and appropriate medication and/or insulin requirements based on pattern management. Physicians receive a summary of the visits and patient specific goals.

American Diabetes Association Recognition

Our Diabetes Self-Management Education program has been awarded continued recognition from the American Diabetes Association (ADA). The program was originally recognized in June 1994 and offers high-quality education services to the patients it serves.

Ed Nicholson

Testimonial

Ed Nicholson of Concord saw an ad for a one-day class about pre-diabetes that was being held at the Center for Health Promotion. He went and it changed his life.

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Location(s)

Classes & Events

  • Dec
    18
    Tuesday
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    A free support group for people of all ages living with any form of diabetes mellitus. Each meeting is hosted by a certified diabetes educator and includes lunch.
  • Ongoing
    Individualized diabetes education visits are available and encouraged to help people living with type 2 diabetes.
  • Dec
    4
    Tuesday
    9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    A series of four 2- hour classes designed to teach how to begin self-managing diabetes.

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