Healthcare from the Heart

Diabetes Management

Get past the myths and find true success managing your blood sugar
with our team of professionals!

Our Diabetes based Shared Medical Appointments are designed to help patients learn how foods affect their blood sugar and how to build the right meal plans for success. Along with diet, a focus is placed on adding activity into your everyday lifestyle and helping you set goals for weight loss.

All patients should first have an individual consultation with their Heritage Health Provider prior to scheduling an SMA.

For more information please call (208) 620-5250 or email us at:  sma@myheritagehealth.org.

 


 

Diabetes Basics

This course is for patients who are newly diagnosed and are just beginning to learn about diabetes. In these classes you will find basic and useful information on blood glucose monitoring, meal planning, medicines, and exercise. A strong focus will be placed on developing real world strategies to manage your diabetes.

 

Location:                       1090 W. Park Place, Coeur d’Alene, ID. 83814

Provider:                       Anthony Rehil-Crest, MD

Schedule:                      Wednesday: 11:00am – 12:00pm

Duration:                       4 Weeks

 

Location:                       740 McKinley Ave. Kellogg, ID. 83837

Provider:                       Jara McDonald, MD

Schedule:                      Mondays: 1:00pm – 2:00pm

Duration:                       4 Weeks

 


 

Treating Diabetes with Natural Remedies

These classes discuss the role of diet and exercise in maintaining a normal BMI and improving blood sugar levels. Our focus will be on decreasing medications for diabetes, along with goal-setting for weight loss and management of hypertension and cholesterol. We will cover the standards of diabetes care and address preventive care to help avoid diabetic complications.

 

Location:                      1090 W. Park Place, Coeur d’Alene, ID. 83814

Provider:                       Mike Szymanski, MSN, FNP

Facilitator:                    Jennifer Ramsrud, MS, RD

Schedule:                     Tuesdays: 3:30pm – 4:30pm

Duration:                       8 Weeks

 


 

Kroc Pre-Diabetes

This eight week course is intended for patients who fall into the category of Pre-Diabetes and who also have either High Blood Pressure, High Cholesterol or both and provide an environment that allows patients to work on preventing diabetes.

 

Location:                       1765 W. Golf Course Rd, Coeur d’Alene, ID. 83815

Provider:                       Gayle Smith, DO

Schedule:                      Thursdays: 8:00am – 9:00 am

Duration:                       8 Weeks

 

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