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Diabetes Self-Management Training Courses

Diabetes Self-Management Training Courses


Eight percent
of the adults in Pennsylvania have diabetes, are you one of them?

St. Mary Diabetes Education Center Diabetes Self-Management Training Courses can help you take control of your diabetes by providing you with the most up-to date diabetes care information.

This 5-week diabetes self-management program is taught by Certified Diabetes Educators. The St. Mary team of experts will give you the tools to best manage your health.

 Diabetes Self-Management classes will include information on:                                             

  • Understanding diabetes
  • Monitoring and managing blood sugar
  • Personalized nutrition, meal planning and exercise                               
  • Diabetes medications and treatments
  • Prevention and detection of complications
  • Stress management and coping strategies
  • Individual follow-ups

The Diabetes Center of St. Mary Medical Center has been recognized by the American Diabetes Association for Quality Self-Management Education*. 

Convenient day or evening classes are offered in the in the Diabetes Education Center, La Salle University - Bucks County Campus (Click here for directions)

There is a fee to attend, however this may be covered by your insurance plan or Medicare.

  • Click here for "Does My Insurance Cover Diabetes Education?"
  • Click here for Medicare Diabetes Education Coverage 

 

For a class schedule, click here

Call us at 215-710-5888 to register. 

Individual consultations are offered at the St. Mary Diabetes Education Center on:

  • Blood glucose management during pregnancy
  • iPro evaluations for continuous glucose monitoring 
  • Teaching diabetes injection medications
  • One-on-one consultations