At Good Shepherd’s Diabetes Education Program, we are committed to providing a quality education to all people with diabetes.

Our goal is to empower people to learn and improve self-care, and make informed lifestyle and healthcare decisions in order to live full and happy lives. The Diabetes Education Program at Good Shepherd Health Care System is recognized by the American Diabetes Association for Quality Self-Management Education.

Why Diabetes Education?
It‘s not easy to hear that you or a loved one has diabetes, but learning about your diabetes is the first step towards feeling better and living a longer, healthier life.

You may need Diabetes Education if:

    • You have just learned that you have diabetes.
    • You are having a hard time controlling your diabetes.
    • You have questions about how to manage your diabetes.
    • You have had a change in your treatment plan.
    • You have new complications.
    • You want to learn about current treatment options and stay informed.

Services include:

    • Group and Individual classes for all types of diabetes.
    • Pump starts and management.
    • Six-day continuous glucose monitoring.
    • Nutrition counseling.

Departments at-a-Glance

  • Cardiopulmonary Rehab

    Cardiopulmonary Rehab

    Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation is vital for patients with heart or lung concerns. We work closely with your physician to restore an active, healthy lifestyle.

  • CareVan Transport

    CareVan Transport

    We don’t want transportation to get in the way of quality health care. We offer complimentary transport for patients of Good Shepherd Medical Center.

  • Day Surgery

    Day Surgery

    Good Shepherd provides high tech surgical services including six major operative suites with modern anesthesia machines and patient monitoring devices.

  • Diagnostic Imaging

    Diagnostic Imaging

    Our comprehensive imaging services reflect the very latest in technology, forming the critical link between doctor and diagnosis

  • Family Birth Center

    Family Birth Center

    The Family Birth Center provides the best in maternity care services. Our birthing suites are comfortable and come complete with a sanijet Jacuzzi tub to help ease your labor pains, comfortable couch for your support person, and rocking chair for you to soothe your newborn after delivery.

  • Home Health

    Home Health

    Upon Physician’s order, Home Health Services through TLC Home Health provides quality professional care in the comfort of your own home.

  • Home Medical

    Home Medical

    Good Shepherd’s Durable Medical Equipment store front is your source for a complete line of home medical supplies and equipment.

  • Laboratory


    Good Shepherd Medical Center boasts a modern, well equipped laboratory that offers a wide variety of diagnostic services.

  • Retail Pharmacy

    Retail Pharmacy

    Good Shepherd Clinic Pharmacy is a complete retail pharmacy for prescriptions, refills and a full line of medical supplies and equipment.

  • Therapy Services

    Therapy Services

    Treatment and rehabilitative therapies at Good Shepherd include intravenous, respiratory, physical and occupational, speech, and more.