Pembroke Regional Hospital

Site: Renfrew - Albert St

Service: Renfrew County Diabetes Education Outreach Program

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Contact Information
Office Phone Toll free 1-855-293-7838
Fax State Attention: Diabetes Education, Toll free 1-855-293-7839
E-Mail lisa.best@pemreghos.org
Website www.pemreghos.org
Primary Contact Lisa Best, Central Scheduler, Pembroke Regional Hospital
Primary Executive Danielle Rae, Vascular Health Coordinator; Phone: 613-732-3675 ext 6530; Email: danielle.rae@pemreghos.org
Address & Map
Quail Creek Retirement Centre
450 Albert St
Renfrew, ON K7V 4K4
 
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Mailing Address 705 Mackay St 
Pembroke, ON K7V 4K4
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 * call for monthly clinic date
Areas Served Renfrew County
Eligibility Individuals 19 years and older * 18 years and under for pediatric services
Application Self-referral or physician/healthcare provider
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial
Date Updated 29 Jun 2018
Subjects
Service Categories Condition Specific Treatment ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Diabetes

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