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Diabetes Education Class – 2 of 3

October 10, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am

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An event every month that begins at 8:00am on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

Diabetes Education Class 2

Our Diabetes Education Classes help you to learn how to better manage your diabetes at home. The group format allows multiple clinicians to present and facilitates discussion among peers who may be going through the same challenges. Educational Topics covered in each class are as follows:

 

Class #1

Class #2

Class #3

Diabetes Pathophysiology

Risk Factors

Acute Complications

Goal Setting

Carbohydrate Counting

Healthy Eating Tips

Meal Planning

Label Reading

Medications

Exercise & physical activity plan

Survival Skills

 

The classes are covered by most insurance policies, although some require a copay. Insurance eligibility is checked prior to each appointment.

Classes are held on the first three Thursdays of each month from 8:00-9:30

Location

Appointments & classes are located on the 6th Floor of the Pasquerilla Health Center (PHC) Building on the campus of MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. The program is within the General Internal Medicine Practice.

Other Information

MGUH’s Diabetes Education Program is accredited and formally recognized by the American Diabetes Association (ADA).

All classes and individual education sessions scheduled by appointment only.

Classes & Individual Sessions covered by most insurance policies, eligibility checked prior to appointment

Referral required for all services except Prediabetes class (this class is self-pay with a flat rate of $25)

Details

Date:
October 10, 2019
Time:
8:00 am - 9:30 am
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Venue

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
3800 Reservoir Rd., NW
Washington, DC 20007 United States
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