Ochsner’s Diabetes Management Center, accredited by the American Diabetes Association, is hosting a diabetes management class in Belle Chasse. This diabetes management program works to inform community member’s about the disease, prevent individuals from developing diabetes, and help those living with diabetes to manage it to the best of their abilities so they can live as healthfully as possible and avoid any disease complications.
The staff, which includes a diabetes nurse clinician, registered dietitian and experienced diabetes staff nurses, lead classes that serve as a comprehensive self-management program covering topics such as keeping blood sugar at safe levels. A physician referral is necessary for the center. To learn more about – West Bank, please call 504-207-2654.