Section: Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus

Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Presents Living Well with Diabetes

03/29/2016

In recognition of World Health Day, the Center for Diabetes Education at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus presents “Living Well with Diabetes” on Thursday, April 7 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus in Lakewood.

This event, presented by diabetes experts Christopher Blakeslee, DPM; Autumn Dempsey, RN, CDE; and Lauren Dorman, MS, RD, CDE will discuss foot care, managing complications and wound care. Attendees will also learn tips to keep their blood glucose in a healthy range and make healthy food choices. Living Well with Diabetes includes free glucose screenings, door prizes and light refreshments.

Living Well with Diabetes will take place at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus located at 600 River Avenue in Lakewood. For more information or to register, please call 1-888-724-7123.

About Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus
Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus is an acute-care community hospital located in Lakewood, Ocean County. A Barnabas Health facility, Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus merged with Monmouth Medical Center, a teaching hospital located in Long Branch, Monmouth County, in 2014. The hospitals are dedicated to improving the health and well-being of the communities they proudly serve through expanded access to specialty outpatient services that focus on preventive medicine and healthy living. The partnership has also expanded patients' access to geriatric and pediatric emergency services, as well as outpatient neurology, oncology and geriatric services. Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus has converted to all private rooms, which makes it the only provider in the region with all private rooms for overnight stays. For more information about Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus, visit www.barnabashealth.org.

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