Memorial Hermann Memorial City Diabetes Education

Memorial Hermann Memorial City Diabetes Education

Diabetes Education

Location

Personal Statement

Living well with diabetes is as individual as you are. That is why The Diabetes Center at Memorial Hermann Memorial City Hospital offers a program that begins with a private one-on-one session with a Certified Diabetes Educator. You will receive an assessment of your diabetes needs as well as tools to help you achieve your personal health goals. After your first appointment, we offer you continued sessions based on your specific needs. You will find that our appointment times have been designed to meet a wide variety of personal schedules.

Our Self-Management Program is recognized by the American Diabetes Association; an organization that sets the gold standard for excellent diabetes care through education, experience and credentialing. The focus of the program is based on your individual needs and personal goals and may include one or all of the following:

•Healthy eating

•Being active

•Glucose monitoring

•Medications

•Problem solving

•Risk reduction

•Healthy coping

Translation services are available for any language. Videos and printed materials are also available for a variety of different languages.

A physician's referral is required before you can make an appointment. Please ask your physician to fax an order for Diabetes Education to 713-242-3964. Diabetes Self-Management Education is covered by most insurance companies. Please click HERE Patient Referral Form for a referral form.

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Insurance Plans

  • AARP - Medicare Advantage POS
  • AARP - Medicare CompletePlus (HMO)
  • Accountable/Interplan - PPO
  • Aetna - EPO
  • Aetna - HMO
  • Aetna - Indemnity
  • Aetna - Manage Choice
  • Aetna - POS
  • Aetna - PPO
  • Aetna - TRS
  • Aetna - Workers' Compensation Access
  • BC/BS - Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • BC/BS - HMO
  • BC/BS - PPO
  • BC/BS - Traditional Indemnity
  • BC/BS Medicare
  • Cigna - EPO
  • Cigna - Fundamental Care (PPO)
  • Cigna - HMO
  • Cigna - HMO Open Access
  • Cigna - Indemnity
  • Cigna - POS
  • Cigna - POS Open Access
  • Cigna - PPO
  • Cigna - PPO Starbridge
  • Cigna - Shared Administration (PPO)
  • Employers Health Network - PPO
  • HealthSmart - HMO
  • HealthSmart - PPO
  • Humana - ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana - Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana - HMO
  • Humana - Medicare Replacement PPO
  • Humana - National POS
  • Humana - PPO
  • Humana - Preferred PPO
  • Medicaid - Texas Traditional
  • Medicare
  • Memorial Hermann Choice - MH Choice
  • Memorial Hermann Edge - MH Edge
  • Memorial Hermann Elect - MH Elect
  • Memorial Hermann Select - MH Select
  • MHealth - EDGE
  • MHealth - MHHS Freedom of Choice
  • MultiPlan - PHCS
  • Provider Select - PPO
  • Self Pay (No Insurance)
  • Traditional Medicaid
  • Tricare - Prime
  • Tricare - Standard
  • Unicare - PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus HMO
  • United Healthcare - EPO
  • United Healthcare - HMO
  • United Healthcare - Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - POS
  • United Healthcare - PPO
  • United Healthcare - Select Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Select POS
  • WellCare - Insurance Plans
If you are interested in diabetes education and have kidney/renal complications, please call 713.242.3700 option 2 to schedule your appointment. Additional appointment times are available over the phone.
Next 7 Days

Available Online Appointments

Mon
(10/20)
Tue
(10/21)
Wed
(10/22)
Thu
(10/23)
Fri
(10/24)
Sat
(10/25)
Sun
(10/26)
Earliest Online Available From Today is 11/05/2014 9:00 AM
If you need an earlier appointment, please call 1(713) 242-3700