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Diabetes Education

Want to learn more about Diabetes? Need support in managing this disease? Need help in keeping blood glucose normal? All classes are taught by a Certified Diabetes Educator / Registered Dietitian and a Registered Nurse.

Offering monthly diabetes Education Sessions. Please contact Denise Lovinger, RD, CDE for more information or to register.

Topics covered include:  Medications, blood glucose monitoring, nutrition, exercise, reducing risks of complications, coping with diabetes, and problem solving.

All classes will be held in Conference Room A in the hospital.  You are welcome to bring a family member or friend with you.  You must have a doctor’s referral to attend the program.  If you need help obtaining a referral, we can provide assistance.

Individual Counseling

Individual counseling is available with a registered dietitian / certified diabetes education. 

Hillsdale Hospital
168 South Howell Street
Hillsdale, MI  49242

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

(517) 437-5270

Hillsdale Hospital’s Diabetes Education Program* has been recognized by the American Diabetes Association for quality self-management education and support and by the Michigan Department of Health.


Diabetes educators have the knowledge and skills to teach our community how to manage their diabetes to improve quality of life.