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Sunset Country Family Health Team
Sunset Country Family Health Team
A board with assorted fruits, vegetables and bread. Beside it is a blood sugar reader.

Diabetes Management Program

The SCFHT Diabetes Management Program provides patient-centered education, screening, diagnosis and treatment of diabetes.

What can we help with?

  • Education about day-to-day lifestyle management skills for patients and their family
  • Treatment of diabetes aimed at preventing or delaying disease progression and complications

Services and Supports:

  • Individualized education, screening and treatment of Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes and gestational diabetes. Treatments can include: nutrition, weight management, foot care, medications (including insulin starts), blood glucose monitoring, and more
  • Referrals for preventative health care
  • Diabetes community screening events to screen and identify at-risk community members

Who is it for?

  • Patients living with diabetes or at-risk for diabetes
  • For patients with or without a primary care provider
  • Patients may self-refer, or be referred

Book an appointment online, If you aren’t already a patient of SCFHT, Kenora Medical Associates, Keewatin Medical Clinic, or Docside Clinic, please call the SCFHT at 807-468-6321 ext. 1 to book your first appointment so we can set up a profile for you on our online booking system. or call us at (807) 468-6321.

Our Diabetes Care Team:

  • Carolyn Hamlyn, RN – Diabetes Nurse Educator
  • Cindy Van Belleghem, RD, BHEc – Registered Dietitian and Diabetes Educator
Questions? Call us at (807) 468-6321 or send us an email for more information.