Diabetic Education Program
Quality Care with a Personal Touch, Close to Home.
Patients with diabetes can improve their quality of life by learning to
better understand the options available for their self-care and symptoms
management. We offer a diabetes self-management program at Coteau Health
Care System that is designed to support patients in our community who
live with diabetes, as well as their family members and loved ones. This
program offers the tools and support you need to manage or avoid symptoms
and to live a full, healthy life with diabetes.
If you or someone you love has diabetes, we encourage you to learn more
about our treatment options and the diabetic education program offered
at Coteau Health Care System. This system provides easy access to the
information and resources you need to help you live well and to meet your
goals whether you have diabetes or are at risk for the disease. Keep reading
to learn more about the diabetes self-management program offered by our
health care system.
Services Offered By Our Diabetes Management Program
Our team at Coteau Health Care System works together to offer diabetes
patients access to valuable education and resources. When you join our
diabetes program, a diabetes educator will help create a customized diabetes
self-management plan that meets your needs based on age, activities, family
demands, and limitations.
Our program covers the following aspects of living with diabetes:
- Healthy eating
- Being active
- Target blood sugars
- Medication usage
- Coping with stress
- Problem solving
Contact Our Hospital to Learn More
If you have any questions about our program and other support services
for diabetic patients, we encourage you to speak with a representative
from our office. A referral from your primary care physician is necessary
to participate in our Diabetes Education Program. Contact our diabetes
coordinator today for more information; we’ll be happy to tell you
more about our program!
We are community leaders who treat patients and staff alike with respect.
As good stewards of the resources we have been entrusted with, we continue
to utilize new and innovative methods of treatment for improved quality
in patient care. At Coteau Health Care System, staff, providers, and community
are all invested in our organization.
Resources for Diabetic Patients
Check out links to these site for more information on diabetes self management: