CERTIFIED EDUCATION & SUPPORT
We are dedicated to improving the lives of those affected by or at risk for diabetes.
Whether you have been recently diagnosed with diabetes or you have been managing your condition for years, Richland Hospital’s Diabetes Self-Management team will provide you with the skills you need.
The Richland Hospital Diabetes Self-Management Education Team is dedicated to improving the lives of those affected by diabetes, or at risk for diabetes, by promoting self-management and empowerment. Nearly all diabetes care is self-care, so it’s important to learn how to manage your diabetes to live a healthy life.
What's Included with the Diabetes Education & Support Classes?
- Individual consultation with one of Richland Hospital’s Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialists
- Individualized treatment and education plan
- Follow up and management as needed to meet your individual goals
* You are encouraged to bring a support person, such as a family member or friend, to your sessions.
Your Diabetes Self-Management Team Helps You With
- Being Active
- Healthy Eating
- Taking Medication
- Problem Solving
- Reducing Risks
- Healthy Coping
- New Diabetes Technology
GET STARTED TODAY!
Talk with your primary care provider or call Richland Hospital and ask for a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist. This service is recognized by the American Diabetes Association and is covered by most health insurance companies.
FIND CARE CLOSER TO HOME
The Richland Hospital & Clinics are committed to offering the highest level of care that's closer to home. Our dedicated medical teams utilize state-of-the-art technology and receive special training to provide expert care to the communities we serve.
We serve a vast area in and around Iowa, Sauk and Richland counties.