Diabetic Education

It's about learning how to control your diabetes, rather than it controlling you!  

Managing diabetes can be difficult, but Clarke County Hospital is here to help. Our team is dedicated to providing coordinated care that includes education, coaching, and support. We understand that every patient is unique, and we will work with you to develop a personalized plan that meets your specific needs. With our comprehensive approach to diabetes care, you can feel confident in your ability to live well with this condition.  Our program offers the flexibility to choose between in-person sessions or telehealth appointments, ensuring that you receive the education you need in a way that works for you. 

Diabetic Education Benefits 

Our Diabetic Education program has been designed to provide you with the knowledge and tools you need to manage your diabetes and live a healthier life. Through our program, you will learn about healthy eating habits, physical activity, medication management, and much more. With our support, you can feel confident in managing your diabetes and achieving your health goals. 

Our specialized Diabetic Education program is designed to provide comprehensive support and positive lifestyle changes including:

  • Healthy Nutrition
  • Fitness and Activity Guidance
  • Medication Management
  • Affordable Medication Accessibility
  • Risk Reduction of Disease Progression
  • Equipment Use (Insulin pen & pump, continuous glucose meter)
  • AND MORE! 

Linda Klejch RD, LD, CDE is our Certified Diabetic Educator and has over 20 years of experience assisting patients in managing their diabetesTo learn more about our Diabetic Education program or to schedule an appointment with Linda, please call (641) 342-2128. A referral from a primary care provider is required.