Managing diabetes starts with education.....Our Diabetes Center offers individual appointments to meet one-on-one with a nurse practitioner or dietitian certified diabetes educator, as well as group education programs. The diabetes center group education programs include a NEW 2 hour program called "Nutritian and Lifestyle", a 1 day program called "Survival Skills for Diabetes", and a 2 day program called "Comprehensive Diabetes Education". These programs help people learn more about diabetes and take those first critical steps toward taking control of their disease.
Click on the links above to find out more about each of our education programs. To sign up for one of these education programs, please call the Diabetes Center at (410) 955-7139. To schedule an individual appointment with a Nurse Practitioner or Registered Dietitian, please call scheduling at (410) 955-9270.
2013 Diabetes Education Program dates
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|2-hour program:||1-day Program||2-day program|
|Nutrition and Lifestyle||Survival Skills for Diabetes||Comprehensive Diabetes Education|
|February 27 2p-4p||April 17 9a-3p||March 27 & 28 9a-3p|
|May 8 2p-4p||June 12 & 13 9a-3p|
|May 22 2p-4p|
- Making healthy food choices - Staying physically active - Monitoring blood glucose - Taking medications as prescribed - Reducing risks - Healthy coping skills -
This includes helpful materials on managing all aspects of diabetes. These pages can be printed for your convenience.