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Services > Hospital Services > Diabetes Care & Nutrition
Licking Memorial Diabetes Care
1865 Tamarack Road
Newark, Ohio 43055
Classes: Series of two, 3-hour sessions, the first and second Wednesday of each month, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon.
May and October classes will be held the first and second Wednesday of each month from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Dietitian Counseling by appointment only
General Information: (220) 564-4915
LMH Central Scheduling (to schedule or cancel an appointment or classes): (220) 564-4722
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It is imperative for patients with diabetes to learn how to achieve and maintain good blood glucose control. LMH offers three ways for patients with diabetes to learn more about managing their disease:

Diabetes Self-Management Classes
Our classes, which are recognized by the American Diabetes Association, are designed by our registered nurses, dietitians and pharmacists, and teach patients how to care for themselves on a daily basis. Topics include:

  • How to eat properly
  • Medication management
  • Blood glucose monitoring
  • Importance of activity
  • Problem solving
  • Reducing risks of diabetes complications

One-on-one Education with a Registered Nurse (RN)

  • Meter training
  • Insulin instruction
  • Gestational diabetes education
  • General diabetes education

Personalized Dietitian Counseling
LMH's Diabetes Education Program offers two dietitians to assist with one-on-one patient diabetes management.

Links, Forms, and Additional Information
Diabetes/Nutrition FAQs
Service Information

A physician referral is required for appointments and classes.  Patients may schedule or cancel appointments and classes by calling LMH Central Scheduling at (220) 564-4722. If you need further information on financial assistance prior to the classes, please call (220) 564-4915.