Kemptville District Hospital

Site: Kemptville

Service: Diabetes Education Program

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Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Kemptville
Address & Map
2675 Concession Rd
Kemptville, ON K0G 1J0
 
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Intersection Concession Rd and Campus Dr
Mailing Address c/o Diabetes Education Program 
PO Box 2007 
2675 Concession Rd 
Kemptville, ON K0G 1J0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot
Description and Services
Description (Service) Diabetes education program provides individuals with the tools they need to manage and treat their diabetes. 
 
Services 
* individual counselling with the nurse and dietitian 
* day and evening group education about diabetes 
* individual follow-up appointments 
* pre-diabetes program 
* self-management and support groups 
* insulin initiation (with a physician’s referral) 
* grocery store tours (how to interpret labels) 
* special topic presentations 
* telephone support 
 
Group session topics 
* potential complications 
* self-monitoring of blood glucose 
* foot care 
* healthy weight 
* nutrition for diabetes 
* physical activity 
* heart health 
* label reading 
* medications and more
Hours Irregular, call or visit website for details
Areas Served Burritts Rapids ; Elizabethtown-Kitley ; Manotick ; Merrickville-Wolford ; North Gower ; North Grenville ; Osgoode ; Rideau Lakes
Eligibility Adults with diabetes and prediabetes
Application Self-referral, but physician referral for insulin initiation sessions
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Condition Specific Treatment
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-258-6133 ext 216
Fax 613-258-4997
E-Mail jhicks@kdh.on.ca
Website www.kdh.on.ca/our-services/education-and-wellness/diabetes-education-and-support/
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Primary Contact Julia Hicks, Registered Dietitian - Diabetes Education
Primary Executive Cathy Burke, Vice President, Nursing/Clinical Services; Phone: 613-258-6133 ext 197
Other Details
Established 1960
Funding Provincial
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Accreditation Canada

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