Catskill Regional Diabetes Self-Management Training Center has been serving the people in our area with diabetes since 1999. We have been recognized for meeting the National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support by the American Diabetes Association since 2001. We are committed to helping you learn the skills necessary to manage diabetes and avoid complications.
With more than 20 years of combined experience in diabetes education, our team consists of nationally-certified diabetes educators who hold degrees in nutrition and nursing. We are also certified in many new advanced technologies including insulin pumps and glucose sensors. Our pump certifications include: Animas (One Touch Ping), Medtronic, Insulet (Omni Pod), Asante (Snap) and Tandem (T-Slim).
Diabetes self-management education is an integral component of medical care. Working under the direction of a Board-certified Endocrinologist, our team of Certified Diabetes Educators, including a Registered Nurse and a Registered Dietitian, teams with your medical provider to ensure quality level of treatment for your specific health needs.
Whether you are newly diagnosed or have had diabetes for years, we work with your doctor to design a management plan just for you. We offer comprehensive diabetes training for people with diabetes along with their family members and caregivers. Training topics include:
The Catskill Regional Diabetes Self- Management Training Center is an excellent resource for people with diabetes at any stage. You can benefit if you:
For more information, please contact us Monday through Friday at
845-794-3300, extension 2106, or visit us anytime online at http://www.crmcny.org/Diabetes.
We also recommend the following websites as additional and reputable resources:
American Diabetes Association
The National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International