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Living Well With Diabetes - 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
2014 Class Dates and Times:

Day Series
Class Times: 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
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    2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26
3/5, 3/12, 3/19, 3/26
4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23
5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28
6/16, 6/18, 6/23, 6/25
7/9, 7/16, 7/23, 7/30
9/3, 9/10, 9/17, 9/24
10/8, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29
11/3, 11/5, 11/12, 11/19
12/1, 12/3, 12/10, 12/17

Evening Series
Class Times: 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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December:
    2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25
3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25
4/1, 4/8, 4/15, 4/22
5/6, 5/13, 5/20, 5/22
6/3, 6/10, 6/17, 6/24
7/8, 7/15, 7/22, 7/29
9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30
10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28
11/4, 11/11, 11/18, 11/20
12/2, 12/9, 12/11, 12/16

Total class times for the series - (10 Hours)

Cost/ Coverage

  • $920/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.

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

Physician referral required - Referral Form

 
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