CATSKILL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER DIABETES SELF-MANAGEMENT PROGRAM EARNS ADA RECOGNITION – 11/19/2010
November 19, 2010 – Harris, N.Y. – The Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC) Diabetes Self-Management Training Center has been awarded continued recognition from the American Diabetes Association (ADA). The program was originally recognized in August of 2001. Assuring high-quality education for patient self-care is one of the primary goals of the Education Recognition program and CRMC has continually exhibited this commitment to quality. Programs that achieve recognition status have a staff of knowledgeable health professionals who can provide valuable information about diabetes management for participants. The CRMC Diabetes Self-Management program offers high-quality education and provides comprehensive, individualized programs designed to help people with diabetes attain optimal health. The program provides support and improves the quality of care for people with diabetes throughout Sullivan County and its surrounding areas. The CRMC Diabetes Self-Management Training staff consists of Certified Diabetes Educators, including a Registered Dietitian and Registered Nurse with professional input from a Board Certified Endocrinologist. For more information, please contact the CRMC Diabetes Education program at 845-794-3300 ext. 2106.