North Timiskaming Diabetes Program

Site: Kirkland Lake Office

Service: Diabetes Program

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Description & Services
Description (Service) Offers support services for people living with prediabetes or diabetes 
  • Provides individual and group sessions on diabetes related issues 
  • Services are provided by a Registered Nurse and Dietitian
 
Provides the following services: 
  • blood pressure checks 
  • cholesterol checks 
  • foot assessments/care 
  • insulin adjustments 
  • nutritional and weight management education 
  • resource materials
 
Also provides the following diabetes education: 
  • Diabetes and Chronic Disease Self Management Workshops 
  • Foot Care Education Workshop 
  • Insulin Class
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served King Kirkland ; Kirkland Lake ; Larder Lake ; Matachewan ; Matachewan First Nation ; Swastika ; Virginiatown
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
  • Individuals and families living with or affected by diabetes 
  • Must provide proof of valid provincial health care (OHIP) coverage
Application Call to schedule an appointment
Languages English ; French - Staff person ; Interpretive Services - -- available ; Gujarati, Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu -- Staff person available
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-568-2134
Fax 705-568-2116
Primary Contact France Armstrong, TDP Secretary
Alternate Contact Kelsey McKinnon, Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator
Primary Executive Nancy Aldred, Diabetes Department Coordinator; Email: naldred@kdhospital.com
Site Location Kirkland and District Hospital
Located In Community Kirkland Lake
Address 145 Government Rd E
Kirkland Lake, ON P2N 3P4
 
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Intersection Government Rd E and Hospital Green Rd
Mailing Address Bag 3000 
Kirkland Lake, ON P2N 3P4
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN)