|Louisiana Diabetes Education & Classes:
Location: Acadian Diabetes Self-Management, Crowley, LA
Details: Four two hour classes educating patient's and their family on understanding diabetes and it's complications, healthy eating and meal planning, medication instruction, monitoring, exercise and much more.
Registration: Call 337.384.5611 to register or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Doctor's referral required if you would like insurance to be filed.
Location: Baton Rouge Veterans Administration Outpatient Clinic, Baton Rouge, La 70809
Details: Diabetes self-management, glucose testing, intensive insulin regimen.
Registration: Visit VA
Location: LSU-HSC Lallie Kemp Medical Center
52579 Hwy 51, South
Independence, La 70443
Details: 5 classes covering DM basics, nutrition, exercise, medications, stress management, foot care and complications
Registration: Call 985-878-1544
Location: Dauterive Hospital
600 North Lewis
New Iberia, LA 70363
Details: Individual and group education. Support group and community education
Location: Metairie, LA
Details: ADA Recognized outpatient Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME)Program covered by Medicare and most insurance plans. Includes Individual Assessment and 9 individual or group sessions.
Follow-up 1-3 mos post program and then annually.
Registration: Requires an MD order - call (504) 828-2551 or (985) 624-3800 for more information.