Kemptville District Hospital

Site: Kemptville

Service: Diabetes Education Program

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-258-6133 ext 289
Fax 613-258-4997
E-Mail jhicks@kdh.on.ca
Website www.kdh.on.ca/our-services/education-and-wellness/diabetes-education-and-support/
Primary Contact Julia Hicks, Registered Dietitian - Diabetes Education
Primary Executive Cathy Burke, Vice President, Nursing/Clinical Services; Phone: 613-258-6133 ext 197
Address & Map
Kemptville District Hospital
2675 Concession Rd
Kemptville, ON K0G 1J0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Diabetes Education Program 
PO Box 2007 
Kemptville District Hospital 
2675 Concession Row 
Kemptville, ON K0G 1J0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Diabetes education program provides individuals with the tools they need to manage and treat their diabetes. 
 
Services 
* individual counselling with the nurse and dietitian 
* day and evening group education about diabetes 
* weekly resistance training program 
* individual follow-up appointments 
* pre-diabetes program 
* insulin initiation and adjustments (with a physician’s referral) 
* grocery store tours (how to interpret labels) 
* special topic presentations 
* telephone support 
 
Group session topics 
* staying healthy with diabetes 
* self-monitoring of blood glucose 
* foot care 
* healthy weight 
* nutrition for diabetes 
* physical activity 
* heart health 
* label reading 
* medications and more
Hours Irregular, call or visit website for details
Areas Served Burritts Rapids ; Elizabethtown-Kitley ; Manotick ; Merrickville-Wolford ; North Gower ; North Grenville ; Osgoode ; Rideau Lakes
Eligibility Adults with diabetes and prediabetes
Application Self-referral, but physician referral for insulin initiation sessions
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/KemptvilleDistrictHospital/
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/1881803?trk=tyah&trkInfo=clickedVertical%3Acompany%2CclickedEntityId%3A1881803%2Cidx%3A3-1-5%2CtarId%3A1472745520481%2Ctas%3Akemptville%20
Twitter Twitter: www.twitter.com/KDHonline
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCIgIkYCUjv9VzhChbmex6pQ
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1960
Funding Provincial
Date Updated 24 Jul 2019
Subjects
Service Categories Condition Specific Treatment

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