Diabetes Education Events

Diabetes Education / Diabetes Education Events

2017 Diabetes Education

Individual Education sessions can be scheduled by calling 740.393.9970. A physician’s order is needed.


LIVING WITH DIABETES CLASS

All aspects of Diabetes Self Management are covered during this three session class. Patients are instructed on diet, exercise, medications and long term complications of Diabetes, as well as goal setting for lifestyle changes. Class requires registration and a physician’s order. It is covered by most insurance plans/Medicare.

Patients who attended Living with Diabetes classes in the past year dropped their A1C an average of 2%, significantly reducing their risk of complications from diabetes.

SCHEDULE

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 2,9,16
Time: 10 am - 1 pm
Located: KCH Childbirth Education Room


GROCERY STORE TOURS

Come take a tour of the grocery store with the Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. She will highlight food products that are healthy for people with Diabetes. This event is free and open to the public. (Please pre-register and meet at Starbucks inside Kroger Store.)

SCHEDULE
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 17
Time: 1 pm - 2 pm
Located: Kroger Plaza, Mount Vernon (Meet at Starbucks)

DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP

Free diabetes support group with the certified diabetes educator and the registered dietitian. These informal sessions will provide you not only with education about diabetes, but also support to cope with the challenges of managing it. (No need to register, note the location of each session).

SCHEDULE

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 5TH
Time: 5 pm - 6 pm
“Healthy Holiday Eating with Diabetes”
Located: KCH 3rd Floor Meeting Room

 

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