Berlin, Md. - The Diabetes Outpatient Education Program at Atlantic General Hospital
will be offering diabetes self-management education classes in March.
The series of four, two hour sessions will address blood glucose monitoring,
foot care, nutrition, exercise, and other self-management skills to help
individuals better manage their diabetes. A family member is invited to
attend. The program is recognized by the American Diabetes Association
(ADA) for quality education, and program staff includes a Registered Nurse
(who has diabetes) and a Registered Dietitian, both of whom are Certified
Advance registration and a referral from your primary care provider (which the program can obtain)are
Diabetes Self-Management is a Medicare benefit and the cost of the classes
is covered by most insurances.
Classes will be held on the following Thursdays from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30
a.m. - March 2, 9, 16, 23
Atlantic Health Center, 9714 Healthway Drive, Berlin, Md.
410-641-9703 for more information and to register.