Capital Health offers a comprehensive outpatient diabetes education program that empowers patients to take control in the successful management of their disease. A physician referral is required for participation. This intensive program is recognized by the American Diabetes Association and includes:
Individual appointment with a certified diabetes nurse educator
Group sessions taught by a multidisciplinary staff
Blood glucose monitoring before and after meals
Two-month individual follow-up appointment
An individual appointment with a registered dietitian is available upon request by your physician
The program is offered at Capital Health - Hamilton in two-day sessions (8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.) or four-evening sessions (5:30 - 8 p.m.). Pre-registration is required. For additional information or to register, call 609-537-7081.