Diabetes Education - McLaren Port Huron 1221 Pine Grove Avenue (located on the third floor of the Wismer Health Center), Port Huron, MI 48060 Phone: (810) 989-3362

Diabetes Services

Diabetes Education Services

McLaren Port Huron - Certified by The Joint Commission for Inpatient Diabetes Care
McLaren Port Huron - Certified by The Joint Commission for Inpatient Diabetes Care

McLaren Port Huron's diabetes education nurse coordinators and registered dietitian provide group and individual Instruction in:

  • Diabetes self-management skills
  • Blood sugar monitoring
  • Medications
  • Complication prevention
  • Nutrition management
  • Stress management

Our outpatient Diabetes Education Program is an American Diabetes Association recognized program. It includes group and individual education classes; support groups for adults; partnering with community organizations, such as the YMCA on diabetes and pre-diabetes programs; and working with the Port Huron area schools and school nurses.

McLaren Port Huron has earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval® for Advanced Inpatient Diabetes Care.

"With diabetes at epidemic levels nationwide and here in St. Clair County, achieving Joint Commission certification for our diabetes program is a major step toward maintaining excellence and continually improving the care we provide, says Jennifer Montgomery, McLaren Port Huron Vice President of Nursing and Clinical Services. "Joint Commission certification confirms that we are making a significant investment in quality on a day-to-day basis throughout the organization. Joint Commission accreditation provides us a framework to take our organization to the next level and helps create a culture of excellence."Learn more about The Joint Commission certification).

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