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Diabetes Services

Learn To Manage Your Diabetes

The Diabetes Care Center at Mariners Hospital offers a comprehensive program to help patients manage their diabetes. One-on-one counseling by certified diabetes nurse educators, registered dietitians and exercise physiologists. Classroom sessions on diabetes treatments and how to prevent serious complications. The American Diabetes Association recognizes this education service as meeting the national standards for diabetes self-management education.

For more information about our diabetes services, call 305-434-3036.

Classes and Events

Baptist Health offers Diabetes: A Guide to a Healthier Future, Beyond the Basics classes for easier management. Come learn about the types of diabetes, current treatment options, blood glucose monitoring, medication actions, benefits of exercise and hints for effective meal planning. A nurse and registered dietitian, both certified diabetes educators, teach the classes. Classes are taught in English and Spanish and are offered three times a month. To register, please email Programs@Bapti​ or call 786-596-3812. 

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