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Our Approach

The CHRISTUS Outpatient Diabetes Education Center is an Accredited Recognition Program with the American Diabetes Association.  Our outpatient diabetes self-management education/training (DSME/T) program is performed one on one with patients through a series of four classes with a clinical dietitian and nurse educator. The program provides a series of classes to educate patients about the performance of frequent self-monitoring of blood glucose, nutrition and exercise, medication and insulin treatment plans developed specifically for them and motivates patients to use the skills learned to enable self-management. Nutritional counseling focus can also be provided under the guidance of a registered dietitian for the purpose of managing diabetes.

Patients can enroll in the class through any physician referral.  

 

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Our Location

CHRISTUS Outpatient Diabetes Education Center
1453 East Bert Kouns
Ste 102
Shreveport, Louisiana 71105

PH: 318-681-4100

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If This Is a Medical Emergency, Please Dial 911

NOTE: A representative from CHRISTUS Health will contact you between 8:30 am and 5:00 pm CDT to help you schedule an appointment.