Diabetes Care Center - We've Moved!

The Diabetes Care Center at Frye Regional Medical Center is dedicated to improving the education and care of individuals living with diabetes. Education is provided to adults and pediatric patients with Certified Diabetes Educators (CDEs) on staff.

For more information or to register for a class, call 828.322.6699 or send an email to Frye.diabetescare@lpnt.net

 

Educational Opportunities

A physician’s referral is required for all patients attending these classes and needed for insurance reimbursement. Patients should contact their insurance company concerning coverage and benefits available for diabetes self-management education.

Services Include:

  • Individual Assessment
  • Comprehensive Classes
  • 1:1 Individual and Follow-up Sessions
  • Gestational Diabetes Class
  • Pre-diabetes Education
 

Education Modules

Designed for those patients with no insurance or insurance with a high deductible that has not been met. These one-hour sessions are structured to meet the patient's individual educational needs. Education sessions are led by Diabetes Program Coordinator Tammy Carroll, RN, BSN, CDE.

 
Tammy Carroll, RN, BSN, CDE
Diabetes Program Coordinator


 

 




 

Other Services

  • Beginning Insulin Therapy
  • Introduction to Insulin Pumps
  • Insulin Pump Management and Upgrades
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring System (CGMS)
  • MNT (Medical Nutrition Therapy)
  • Support Groups
 

Diabetes Support Group

The Adult Diabetes Support Group is free and open to the public. Different speakers and topics are offered each month to promote and encourage diabetes self-management. 

When: October 15

What Time: 6:30pm

Where: FryeCare Outpatient Imaging Center, 1781 Tate Blvd. SE, Suite 101, Hickory

Find Us

 

New Location:

Frye Regional Diabetes Care Center
Located at FryeCare Outpatient Imaging Center
1781 Tate Blvd. SE
Hickory, NC 28602
Phone: 828.322.6699
Fax: 828.304.1234

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