Pembroke Regional Hospital

Site: Killaloe, Hagarty and Richards

Service: Renfrew County Diabetes Education Program

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Contact Information
Office Phone Toll free 1-855-293-7838
Fax Mark documents Attention: Diabetes Education, toll free 1-855-293-7839
E-Mail diabetesed@pemreghos.org
Website www.pemreghos.org
Primary Contact Lisa Best, Central Scheduling Clerk, Pembroke Regional Hospital
Primary Executive Karen Roosen, Vascular Health Coordinator, Pembroke Regional Hospital; Phone: 613-732-3675 ext 6530; Email: karen.roosen@pemreghos.org
Address & Map
Rainbow Valley Community Health Centre
49 Mill St
Killaloe, ON K0J 2A0
 
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Mailing Address 705 Mackay St 
Pembroke, ON K8A 1G8
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Supports for people living with prediabetes or diabetes 
 
Education Clinics: certified diabetes educators, including registered dieticians and nurses * work in cooperation with physicians, pharmacists and family members * individual and group appointments * referrals and telehealth sessions with specialists for advanced care 
 
Education on: 
* diabetes control 
* healthy living and eating 
* hyperglycemia (high blood sugar) 
* hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) 
* common emotions 
* physical activity 
* medications 
 
Outreach Sites: screening assessments to determine risk of developing diabetes * individual and group education and counselling 
 
Renfrew County Pediatric Diabetes Education Program: at Pembroke Regional Hospital or through Telehealth * in partnership with the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO)
Hours Referral Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm * Clinics are twice each month, call for dates
Areas Served Renfrew County
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
 
19 years and over
Application Self referral or phsyician/healthcare provider
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Date Updated 06 Nov 2017
Subjects
Service Categories Condition Specific Treatment ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Diabetes

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