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Diabetes, Hypertension & Cholesterol Centre Endocrinology & Metabolism Program

Alternate names: (Previous names: Diabetes Education)

This service may provide:

  • diabetes education/ counselling in a classroom setting and on one-to-one appointments with nurses and dietitians (topics include an overview of the disease, complications, medications, exercise, and nutrition)
  • diabetes education (survival skills) at the request of the inpatient unit

Available to

All referrals are triaged according to triage guidelines. Education and medication management is provided to adults with diabetes who meet the criteria within triage guidelines.

Referral needed

A referral is needed to access this service. Call for more information.

A doctor's referral is required. Fax referral and lab work on the Diabetes, Hypertension and Cholesterol Centre Referral Form # 1002006. Call to obtain a copy of the referral form.

Service providers

dietitians, doctors, pharmacists, psychologists, registered nurses (RNs), social workers

Service locations

Please visit the links below for more details about this service at various locations.

  • Peter Lougheed Centre
    Room 1929
    3500 26 Avenue NE, Calgary, Alberta T1Y 6J4; 403 943-4862 (Reception), 403-955-8146 (Main Centre Booking)
  • Richmond Road Diagnostic and Treatment Centre
    1820 Richmond Road SW, Calgary, Alberta T2T 5C7; 403-955-8118 (Information), 403-955-8135 (Reception)
  • South Calgary Health Centre
    Room 1005 and 1006
    31 Sunpark Plaza SE, Calgary, Alberta T2X 3W5; 403-955-8146 (Main Centre Booking)
  • South Health Campus
    7th Floor, Outpatient Clinics
    4448 Front Street SE, Calgary, Alberta T3M 1M4; 403-955-8146 (Main Centre Booking) , 403-956-3806 (Reception)