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Diabetes Instruction and Medical Nutrition Therapy

Diabetes Instruction and Medical Nutrition Therapy

Eisenhower Medical Center

Health education and nutrition therapy for patients with diabetes.

Services Offered

Health Education • Diabetes • Disease Management • Nutrition Education

Description

The Diabetes Program at Eisenhower Medical Center provides educational classes, lectures, and individual instruction for diabetic residents of the Coachella Valley. Services include:

  • Individual and Group Instruction: The professional staff of the Diabetes Program offers individual or group instruction and activities designed to promote self-management skills in nutrition, blood glucose monitoring, medication administration and other diabetes-related subjects. Family members are encouraged to support their loved one by attending the sessions.
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy: Individual nutrition counseling provided by a registered dietician with a credential in diabetes education can assist in helping people with diabetes develop healthy eating habits. A physician referral is required.
  • Community Education: For diabetics, Eisenhower's Diabetes Program offers classes throughout the year. These classes are free to the community. View the Calendar to see a list of classes available by month.

Location

39000 Bob Hope Dr., Suite 100 B, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270 33.7620951 -116.405704

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Eligibility

    Payment

  • Services provided on a sliding scale
  • Medicare accepted
  • Private insurance accepted

    Population

  • Adults accepted
  • Seniors accepted

How to Apply

A referral from a physician is required. Individuals may call 760-773-1403 to schedule an appointment.