St. Vincents

St. Vincent's Diabetes Education Center - Birmingham

  • Specialty Care
About Us
Our instructors include nursing and nutritional professionals who are certified diabetes educators.

Through classes or individual instruction, we teach self-management skills for controlling diabetes. Individuals with newly diagnosed diabetes or those having difficulty controlling their diabetes will benefit from diabetes education. 

Our program includes:

  • An individual assessment to tailor diabetes education
  • Individual nutritional assessment and meal plan by a registered dietitian
  • Individual instruction for insulin administration and home blood glucose monitoring if needed
  • Advanced Class at 2-4 weeks after class and includes Advanced Nutrition and  Pattern Management of Blood Glucoses
  • Follow-up education to reinforce diabetes education and monitor progress by visit, phone or mail.
  • Foot screening
  • HbA1C testing

Other Services Include: