Diabetes Care ProMedica Fostoria Community
Education and diligent monitoring are the keys to living well with diabetes. Trust the nationally recognized diabetes education available to you at ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital.
Our staff will help you learn to manage your diabetes. We will tailor your self-management training topics to suit your particular needs.
You’ll learn about:
- Diabetes disease process
- Nutrition management
- Physical activity
- Glucose monitoring
- Diabetes complications
- Goal-setting and problem-solving
- Psychosocial adjustments
- Skin and foot care
- Stress management
- Medical identification
The diabetes education program at ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital is recognized by the American Diabetes Association in accordance with the National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education Programs.
Appointments may be scheduled by either you or your doctor, but you’ll need a written physician referral to begin treatment. Medicare and most health insurance providers may cover the cost of diabetes education, but please call ahead to verify your coverage. If you cannot pay for these services, please let us know. We'll help you get the education you need.
Contact us at 419-436-6629, and learn more about diabetes at ProMedica.