Diabetes Program Recognized by American Diabetes Association

The American Diabetes Association (ADA) has recognized the educational services of Southampton Hospital’s program, “Living with Diabetes.” The new program, coordinated by Janet O’Grady, MSRD, CDE, CDN, has met the national standards of diabetes self-management education for the period August 7, 2013 through August 7, 2017.  The Hospital’s program includes a free monthly class that takes place in the Wellness Institute (third floor) at 12 Noon on the last Wednesday of each month.  An overview of the disease is provided and guest speakers often attend.  To reserve space, those interested should call (631) 726-8800.  Individualized counseling can also be arranged with Ms. O’Grady by contacting her at (631) 726-8357.  Most insurance is accepted.