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Need more information or assistance in managing your diabetes?

Diabetes Self Management Education at the MEND Center is certified by the American Diabetes Association and taught by Certified Diabetes Educators (CDE's). It is the "Gold Standard" for diabetes education with a proven track record of results. Many participants notice a significant change in their blood sugar levels after becoming more educated on how to properly manage their diabetes.

The clinical classes teach:

  • Basics for those with Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes, Gestational diabetes
  • How to obtain and use a glucose monitor
  • How to use an insulin pump
  • How to count carbohydrates and what your goal should be
  • Managing sick days
  • Proper foot care and the importance of exercise and healthy eating

In addition, as members of your healthcare team, the CDE's are in close contact with your physician to discuss any relevant matter relating to diabetic care.

Employees will earn 20 wellness points for completion of each class. Meritus Diabetes classes are for those that have diabetes and requires a physicians order. (Insurance completely covers the cost of these classes for employees insured under the Meritus' plan).

Price: $0.00 Accepts Insurances
Location: Meritus Endocrinology Specialists
Room: Suite #108
Registration Type: Call to Register
Registration Info: For more information please contact Meritus Diabetes Education at 301-714-4045
Address: 11110 Medical Campus Rd - Suite #108 Yellow Entrance
Hagerstown, MD 21742
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