April diabetes management programs

Blount Memorial Hospital offers morning classes in diabetes management as well as a diabetes support group. A morning class series meets from 8 a.m. to noon on Thursday, April 3 at the Blount Memorial Wellness Center at Springbrook.

A second morning class series meets from 8 a.m. to noon on Tuesday and Thursday, April 15 and 17 in the Blount Memorial Cancer Center conference Room 1 on the center’s second floor.

The Diabetes Support Group will meet from 6 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 8 in the Blount Memorial Cancer Center conference Room 1 on the center’s second floor.

Physician referral and an initial evaluation are required prior to attending a class session. The classes are recognized by the American Diabetes Association and covered by most insurance carriers. Each participant may bring one guest to any of the classes or the support group. For more information, call the hospital’s Diabetes Management Center at 865-977-5767.

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