Wednesday, February 12 2014 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Finger Lakes Health will offer “Living With Diabetes” on Wednesday, February 12, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the School of Nursing building at Geneva General Hospital (GGH), 196 North Street, Geneva. The classroom is located behind GGH next to the Dialysis Unit.
“Living With Diabetes” is designed to educate people with diabetes, their families and caregivers about nutritional management, exercise, medication, blood glucose monitoring, prevention of complications, and community resources. The course curriculum is approved by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. Lunch is included.
Course cost is covered for persons with diabetes by Medicare, Medicaid and most insurances. The cost of the course may vary according to insurance policy. Each attendee is invited to bring a support person to the class free of charge.
Pre-registration is required and may be made by calling (315) 531-2555 or (315)787-4555. Four more classes will be offered this year for those unable to attend this class. Dates are: April 8, June 10, August 13 and October 14. For further information about the course, or other diabetes services, including support groups and individual programs, call (315) 787-4006.