Education for Self-Management

This course consists of four sessions in a group setting. Day and evening classes are available. Your support person is encouraged to attend. Classes are taught by a registered nurse (R.N.) and a registered dietitian (R.D.).

Learn How to:

  • Self manage your diabetes

Topics Include:

  • Facts about diabetes
  • Stress management
  • Blood sugar monitoring
  • Exercise
  • Travel/vacations/holidays
  • Medications
  • Meal planning/food choices
  • Illness/emergencies
  • Complications/risk
  • Research/resources
  • Foot and skin care

Class Dates and Times:

Day Series – Class Times: 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

July
7/11/2016
7/13/2016
7/20/2016
7/27/2016
September
9/7/2016
9/14/2016
9/26/2016
9/28/2016
October
10/5/2016
10/12/2016
10/19/2016
10/26/2016
November
11/2/2016
11/9/2016
11/14/2016
11/16/2016
December
12/5/2016
12/7/2016
12/12/2016
12/14/2016

Evening Series – Class Times: 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

July
7/5/2016
7/12/2016
7/26/2016
7/28/2016
September
9/6/2016
9/13/2016
9/20/2016
9/27/2016
October
10/4/2016
10/11/2016
10/18/2016
10/25/2016
November
11/1/2016
11/8/2016
11/15/2016
11/17/2016
December
12/6/2016
12/13/2016
12/20/2016
12/22/2016

Total class times for the series – (10 Hours)

Cost/ Coverage

  • $1020/person. Physician referral is required. Usually covered by medical insurance or medical coupons.
  • Usually covered partially or fully by Medicare, Medicaid, and other insurances with a physician referral. Check with your insurance.

Physician Referral (required)

Referral Form

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call Diabetes Services at 206-368-1564.