Elsipogtog Health & Wellness Centre

 

205 Big Cove Road


Elsipogtog,NB
E4W 2S1

dietitian@ehwc.ca
http://www.ehwc.ca

Phone:(506) 523-8227
Fax:(506) 523-8232

Our centre offers a wide variety of services focusing on diabetes. Our multi-disciplinary team includes a physician, nurse practitioner, clinical nurse, licensed practical nurse (LPN), dietitian, community health representative (CHR), traditional health, homecare workers and psychologist. We offer individual sessions, group sessions, home visits and workshops.

Our clinical component includes educating clients on their condition and its complications, assisting them in better managing their diabetes through blood glucose monitoring, diet, foot care and medication, as well as regular follow-up care.

Our prevention and health promotion component includes diabetes screening in adults and youth, school education programs for diabetes prevention, adult diabetes education sessions, prenatal classes, walking & other physical activity programs for youth and adults and increased awareness through radio, newspaper and bulletin board advertisements.