DIABETES CARE CENTER

 
General Information
Description of ProgramOffers a comprehensive diabetes education and training program for those with type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes. Provides participants with the tools and information that will enable them to achieve blood sugar control, help prevent diabetes related complications and enjoy optimal health. This program has received the distinction of being recognized by the American Diabetes Association for providing quality self-management education. Also offers diabetes support group as well as juvenile diabetes club. Call for further information.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaPort Jefferson, New York; Town of Brookhaven, New York; Suffolk County, New York
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish
EligibilityReferral from physician may be necessary. Appointment required.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesAccepts Medicaid, Medicare, and most private insurances.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationBy appointment.
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameTheresa A. McKenna, PhD, RN, CDE
Contact's PositionClinical Health Psychologist and Director-Psychology Services; Certified Diabetes Educator and Program Coordinator
Physical Site Address 1200 Belle Terre Road
Physical Site City, State, ZipPort Jefferson, NY 11777
Mailing Address 1200 Belle Terre Road
Mailing City, State, ZipPort Jefferson, NY 11777
Main Phone(631)474-6449
Fax(631)474-6161
Program Emaildiabetescare@chsli.org
Web Addressstcharleshospital.chsli.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateAug09
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
ST. CHARLES HOSPITAL
This Program: DIABETES CARE CENTER
Affiliated Services: DIABETES CARE CENTER