Past Participants quotes:"She explained everything slow enough for me to comprehend."
"Answered every question I had with confidence."
This program is designed for anyone who is newly starting on insulin injections or has been on insulin and would like to better understand how it works, how and when to give it for best results.
1 - 2 hour group session
You will need a referral from your RDPCN family doctor.
If you are already seeing a RDPCN nurse, psychologist, mental health counsellor, recreation therapist or pharmacist you can ask them about a referral.
Bring your list of questions and concerns for discussion along with your insulin and injection equipment. You will give yourself an insulin injection under the supervision of a registered nurse to observe technique.
Red Deer PCN Central office Phone: 403.343.9100 5120 47 Street, Red Deer, AB
Any follow up will be with the Family Nurse at your doctor's clinic.
DiabetesBlood Glucose Monitoring RecordAlberta Health Services
Canadian Diabetes AssociationPhone: 403.346.4631#6-5015 48th Street, Red Deer, Alberta T4N 1S9