Diabetes Health Services in Goldendale
We are here to help you manage your Diabetes. Klickitat Valley Health’s diabetes educator offers comprehensive education that empowers patients to take control of their health. Patients learn how to manage all aspects of diabetes care through nutrition counseling, medication, stress management, and more.
Our diabetes services include:
- One-on-one appointments
- Medical nutrition therapy
- Outpatient education courses
- Training on how to read and manage glucose levels
- Diabetic Foot Exams
- Nail Clinic at KVH Family Medicine
- Diabetic shoe referrals
- Inpatient hospital visits
- Medication management
- Insulin use and meter training
- Diabetes screenings at annual KVH Health Fair
Let Our Expert Staff Help You Live Happy & Healthy
At Klickitat Valley Health we take a collaborative approach to diabetes management. Our diabetes educator collaborates with patients, their primary care physician, endocrinologists and other specialists to provide the highest quality care. We offer education in all aspects of diabetes management, and ongoing support to help you with any questions or concerns that may arise.
This structured program teaches patients, and their loved ones, how to keep diabetes under control—and live their lives with as little interruption as possible.
The Diabetes Self-Management Program at Klickitat Valley Health is an ADA recognized program, offering high-quality education that is an essential component of effective diabetestreatment. This program helps patients with a new diagnosis or change in their diabetes regiment.
Developed as a 5-class program, the KVH Diabetes Education Program provides comprehensive education about disease and medication management, self-care, self-sufficiency, dietary and lifestyle changes.
Diabetes Education Classes can be arranged either one-on-one. Family members are strongly encouraged to participate. Patients can sign up for the program through their primary care provider or the Family Practice Clinic.
Don’t let diabetes control you. Reach out to KVH Family Medicine today if you are interested in signing up for our diabetes education course!
Patients can sign up through their Primary Care Provider, or call Laura Lee, RN, BSN, CDE KVH Diabetes Program Coordinator
Classes meet at KVH Family Medicine
For more information, please call KVH Diabetes Education at 509.773.4022 ext. 2088