The Diabetes Program provides patients with type-2 diabetes education and tools to manage their diabetes. The Registered Dietitians and the Nurse Diabetes Educator run the program in collaboration and consultation with your family physician.
Key components of the program include:
- Nutrition and meal planning
- Lifestyle modification
- Goal setting
- Foot care
- Self-monitoring blood glucose
- Education on prevention of complications
A referral is needed from a Blue SKy FHT physician or nurse practitioner to enter the diabetes program.
Click on the link to the right to take you to the CANRISK questionnaire to find out your risk of having pre-diabetes or type 2 diabetes.