Disease Management

Mission and Goals

Our mission is to meet the health care needs of our patients by providing professional, nurturing, caring evidence based education, through a team of physicians, pharmacist and lay health educations.  We encourage healthy life style behaviors, preventative health and care for our patients and their families.

Our Educational focus is in the prevention and care of:

  • Diabetes
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Healthy eating / weight management

Department Goals

 

Prevention:  To promote healthy life style practices and behaviors that minimizes risk factors and emphasizes prevention and healthy life style changes.

Education:  To provide health education that is relevant, evidence based and culturally appropriate in order to empower our patients to manage their conditions.

Promotion:  To conduct health fairs and other public educational events in order to raise public awareness regarding diabetes and other metabolic conditions.

Services Provided

  • Pre-diabetes courses
  • Diabetes Support Groups
  • Diabetes self-management education
  • Hyerlipidemia, hypertension classes
  • Healthy eating - weight management classes
  • Childhood Obesity
  • Smoking cessation
  • Stress management