DIABETES CARE CENTER

DIABETES CARE CENTER

 
General Information
Description of ServiceOffers 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
Geographical 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 Operation By appointment.
Specific Hours: By appointment.
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Theresa A. McKenna, PhD, RN, CDE
Contact's Position Clinical Health Psychologist and Director-Psychology Services; Certified Diabetes Educator and Program Coordinator
Physical Site Address 1 200 Belle Terre Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip Port Jefferson, NY 11777
Mailing Address 1 200 Belle Terre Road
Mailing City, State, Zip Port Jefferson, NY 11777
Main Phone (631)474-6449
Fax (631)474-6161
Service Location Email diabetescare@chsli.org
Web Address stcharleshospital.chsli.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateAug09
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: ST. CHARLES HOSPITAL
Affiliated Program: DIABETES CARE CENTER
This Service: DIABETES CARE CENTER
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Community Wellness Programs (LH-2700.9500-100)
Diabetes (YF-3000.2440)
Health/Disability Related Counseling (RP-1400.8000-300)
Health/Disability Related Support Groups (PN-8100.3000)
Health Education (LH-2700)
Hospitals (LL-3000)
Outpatients (YF-6000.6500)
Support Groups (PN-8100)