Diabetes education and support group
Baptist Health Corbin offers the Diabetes Education/Support Group to provide education and emotional support for individuals and families coping with diabetes.
The group meets the second Monday of every month at 7:00 p.m.
The group is offered as a free community service of Baptist Health Corbin. For more information, call (606) 523-8549.
Baptist Health Corbin also offers a special class series for diabetics and their families to teach the basics of diabetes management. For more information about Diabetes Smart . . . You Can Do It!, call (606) 523-8549.
Baptist Health Corbin, Cumberland Valley District Health Department, Southern Kentucky Area Health Education Center and Marymount Medical Center are partners in bringing the Latest Advances in diabetes management to the health care community. The Diabetes Symposium is scheduled for October 6th at the Corbin Technology Center. They are offering an all day education program at the London Community Center where Nurses, Physicians, Dietitians, Pharmacists, Dentists, Certified Medical Assistants, Respiratory, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants can get CEU and CME credits. The cost is free with breakfast and lunch provided. Also, there will be an area for vendors to display the latest diabetic related products. If you would like to have more specific information or register, please contact Jamie Walker at (606) 523-8694 or Cindi Farmer at (606) 523-8319.