Diabetes Health Plan Classes
We offer classes throughout the year to help you understand your condition and develop the tools you need to manage it. These programs are required as part of participation in the program. Class descriptions and available dates and times are listed below. Choose your class and location, select a date and click register. If the class of your choice does not appear in the drop-down menu, the class has been filled. Please call the Diabetes Health Plan Hotline at 910.667.7777 if you have questions or concerns.
Introduction to Diabetes
Designed as a foundation for all DHP participants, this class provides attendees with an introduction to essential topics related to diabetes management and care. Topics will include understanding diabetes (types and development), medications and treatments, treating high and low blood sugar, nutrition, carb counting, physical activity, and reducing risk of future complications.
Introduction to Diabetes Online Learning Program
If you experience any technical difficulties, please contact Ryan Barclay at (910) 815-5321 or Ryan.Barclay@nhrmc.org.
Diabetes Combo Class
If you completed Diabetes Combo Class in 2015, you do not need to repeat it in 2016. Refer to your scorecard for individual requirements.
- Heart Health: This class details how heart disease is related to diabetes. Because the two conditions are so closely linked, it is important to understand what tools you can use to prevent future complications. This class will examine pre-diabetes, blood pressure, cholesterol, as well as treatment goals and their relationship to diabetes.
- Healthy Lifestyles: This class offers guidance on how to live a healthy, fulfilling life with chronic disease. Topics will include stress and depression management, exercise guidelines and diet.
Online Diabetes Combo Class
Diabetes Combo Class (Powerpoint Version)
All DHP participants are required to attend one special presentation before the end of the year. Topics include diabetes and heart disease, foot complications, insulin pump support and more. Register early to guarantee your seat.