Diabetes Center of Excellence


The Diabetes Center of Excellence at Grady Memorial Hospital is honored to be recognized by the American Diabetes Association (ADA) as meeting the National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education.

The Diabetes Education Team (a Registered Dietitian and a Registered Nurse with specialized training in diabetes education) provides individualized diabetes self-management education on all aspects of diabetes care including:

disease process
meal planning
physical activity
medications and insulin
glucose monitoring
crisis intervention
preventing, detecting and treating complications
emotional/lifestyle changes
diabetes and pregnancy
gestational diabetes.

Nutrition Counseling

The Registered Dietitian also provides individual nutrition counseling for all other conditions and is available to speak at group meetings and community events on a variety of diabetes- and nutrition-related topics.

Individual appointments are available from 10 am to 5 pm on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. For more information call Cindy Wilcox, RD, LD at 405-779-2101.

Forms

GMH Outpatient Nutrition and Diabetes Education Referral Form
Diabetes Blood Glucose Testing and Insulin Administration Record
Type 2 Diabetes Blood Glucose Testing Record
Blood Sugar Diary