NORTHEAST HEALTH DIABETES CENTER: COMPREHENSIVE DIABETES EDUCATION
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2-1-1 Northeast Region
Description of Service
The Comprehensive Diabetes Education Program is a 10-hour
program that educates an individual on diabetes management, including monitoring blood sugar, nutrition, preventing complications, activity, stress control and behavior modification.
Albany, Columbia, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren and Washington Counties
SITE LOCATION FOR THIS SERVICE: The Diabetes of Albany Memorial Hospital, 600 Northern Boulevard, Albany, NY 12204, Phone number 518-447-3500
Physician referral required. Patients are typically called within two or three days of receipt of referral.
CONTACT: Program Assistant
Referral from physician
Adults with Type 1, Type 2 or gestational diabetes who need diabetes education
Fees or Charges
Types of Fees
Medicaid, Medicare, private insurance accepted. Everyone is advised to