NANTICOKE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL TO HOLD DIABETES EDUCATIONAL OFFERINGS
Nanticoke Memorial Hospital, Seaford, will be holding a four-session diabetes educational program on August 27th, September 3rd, 10th, and 17th from 5:00pm – 7:00pm to be held at the hospital. Registration for this class is required. The cost of the four-session program may be reimbursable by insurance.
This four-session program includes weekly education sessions and individualized meal planning for diabetes self-management. Our goal is to give you the self-management skills to control your diabetes. Family members/significant others are welcome to attend the weekly sessions.
What is diabetes: physiology and self-care skills review
Eating out, reading labels
Self blood glucose monitoring and management
Sick day rules, traveling
Medications used to manage diabetes
Stress management—coping with diabetes and lifestyle changes
Summary and course evaluations, goal setting
Pre-registration is required prior to attending classes. To register and to obtain additional information regarding the course, contact Nanticoke Memorial Hospital’s Diabetes Education department at 302-629-6611, extension 2446.