Category: Diabetes Prevention and Management
Address: 1937 South Burnside Avenue, Gonzales, LA 70737
The Diabetes Education Program, is recommended for all persons with Type 1, Type 2, Gestational Diabetes or Impaired Glucose Tolerance to help control diabetes and prevent complications. Their team consists of Certified Diabetes Educators, Registered Nurses, Registered Dieticians. Educational topics may include monitoring glucose levels, nutritional selections, exercise regiments, medications, and Thriving with Diabetes-A diabetes education and awareness group.
Though a physician’s approval is required for enrollment in the Diabetes Education Program, you can either print the online referral form and bring to their primary care physician or call to enroll in the program. Before enrollment is completed, the primary care physician will need to be notified and approve the enrollment. In most cases, insurance will assist with the cost of this program (co-pays and deductibles apply).
More Information: 225-647-7837