Nanticoke Memorial Hospital is hosting a four-session diabetes educational program, The Diabetes Connection: You’re In Control. Pre-registration is required.
As a person with diabetes, Nanticoke can help teach you the self-care skills needed to keep you on track. Our four-session diabetic program includes weekly education sessions in a group setting. One family member or significant other is welcome to attend as a passenger on your diabetic road trip. The cost of the program may be reimbursable by insurance.
What is Diabetes? Physiology and Self-Care Skills Review
Meal Planning, Eating Out, Reading Food Labels
Self Blood Glucose Monitoring & Management, Sick Day Rules, Traveling
Medications Used to Manage Diabetes
Stress Management—Coping with Diabetes & Lifestyle Changes
Summary & Course Evaluations, Goal Setting
To register or for more information about this course, contact Nanticoke’s Diabetes Education Department at 302-629-6611, extension 2288. To learn more about diabetes services at Nanticoke, visit www.nanticoke.org/diabetes.