The Diabetes Clinic at Saddleback Memorial in San Clemente provides training and education on self-management skills to allow you to be in control of diabetes. Course topics are help individuals achieve a healthy lifestyle and possibly prevent complications from diabetes.
Diabetes Self-Management Training
- Individual assessment of education needs
- Explanation of diabetes medication management
- Blood glucose monitoring
- Nutritious meal planning
- Management of acuteand long term complications
- Skills to promote lifestyle changes
A physician's referral is required for participation in any of these programs. Most insurance plans will cover diabetes education.