Diabetes Care

A Program for Self-Care

Our diabetes self-management education is based on individual learning needs to empower those with diabetes to live healthier lives.  Our healthcare professionals offer a range of services and education options to meet the needs of people living with diabetes.

INDIVIDUAL EDUCATION APPOINTMENTS

Education and support on a range of diabetes self-management topics.  Including training for those starting insulin therapy, insulin pump therapy or using a continuous glucose monitor.   Education is based on participant needs and the provider referral orders.

LIVING WELL WITH DIABETES group Class series

4-part class series for anyone with a new diagnosis of diabetes or for those who have not previously participated in diabetes education classes. A provider referral is needed, and the class is covered by most insurance.

TYPE 2 DIABETES PREVENTION Virtual Class

For individuals with “pre-diabetes” or high risk for Type 2 diabetes. Learn lifestyle recommendations to prevent Type 2 diabetes. This virtual class is offered every other month.

ONGOING SUPPORT

We offer a monthly virtual meeting, with a variety of topics and speakers. All are welcome, and there is no fee. Meetings are held the 3rd Thursday of each month, 12:00 – 12:30 pm via Zoom. To be added to the email list please call 360-385-2200 ext. 1240

Insurance Coverage

Most insurances, including Medicare and DSHS, include a Diabetes Education benefit. Please contact your plan for coverage details.


clinic hours

Monday–Friday, 8:00 am–5:00 pm

Location

Medical Center, Diabetes Education,
Enter at main entrance, elevator to 2nd Floor, check-in at Cardiology desk

contact

p) 360.385.2200 ext. 1240

Virtual Support Groups

We offer a monthly virtual meeting, with a variety of topics and speakers. All are welcome, and there is no fee. Meetings are held the 3rd Thursday of each month, 12:00 – 12:30 pm via Zoom. To be added to the email list please call 360-385-2200 ext. 1240

Certificate of Recognition by the American Diabetes Association (ADA)

Diabetes self-management education at Jefferson Healthcare is recognized by the ADA as meeting the national standards for diabetes self-management education. To maintain recognition status, ADA guidelines and standards are continually followed. This process helps to ensure the quality of services provided to the community we serve.

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Your Team

C. Wesley Schott, NP-c

Family Medicine+2 Additional Services
p) 360.437.5067f) 360.437.4158

schedule your appointment

to schedule an appointment,
please call:
360.385.2200 ext. 1240

please have the following information ready:

  • name and phone number
  • insurance information
  • your calendar or schedule
  • doctor referral information

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