Frye Announces ADA Recognition and Newest Certified Diabetes Educator 
Friday, 17 June 2011 
        Susan C. Foster, RN, CDE  

Frye Regional Medical Center announces its Center for Diabetes Self-Management Care has again been recognized by the American Diabetes Association, this time for a four year term.

The hospital also recognizes Susan C. Foster, RN, CDE as the hospital’s latest Certified Diabetes Coordinator. Foster completed her National Certification board exam for diabetes educators in May.

The Center, located at located at 256-A 10th Ave. NE Hickory, is dedicated to improving the education and care of people living with diabetes. Education is provided by Certified Diabetes Educators to both adult and pediatric patients. Bonnie Irvin, MS, RD, LDN, CDE, serves as program coordinator.

For more information about Frye’s Center for Diabetes Self-Management Care and its services and support group, please call 828-322-6699. For a physician referral, call 828-315-3391.