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St. Joseph health! - Summer 2014

Support

We offer diabetes education services in:

  • Federal Way
  • Gig Harbor
  • Lakewood
  • Port Orchard
  • Tacoma

At your initial appointment, we help you build an individualized educational plan that can include:

  • Healthy living with diabetes classes
  • Carbohydrate counting
  • Gestational diabetes education
  • Individual consultations
  • Insulin and injectable treatment instruction
  • Insulin pump therapy
  • Continuous glucose monitoring
  • For more information, view our brochure

Whether you were recently diagnosed with diabetes, or you’ve been living with diabetes for years, our educators are here to help you.

For more information or to schedule an appointment at any of our locations, please call 253-426-6753.

Additional resources

We also offer inpatient care at St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma.

Franciscan Diabetes Support Group

Remember, you are not alone! Find encouragement and support from other families coping with similar issues at one of our local support group meetings.

Additional community events can be found through the American Diabetes Association.