Certified Diabetes Educators

nursing giving a patient their prescriptionThe Morton Plant Hospital team of experienced Certified Diabetes Educators (CDEs) is made up of registered nurses and registered dietitians who work together to provide people with diabetes the tools they need to build healthier lives. 

Through diabetes self-management courses and lifestyle counseling, individuals learn how to:

  • Make healthy food choices
  • Keep blood sugar in check
  • Incorporate exercise into their lives
  • Care for personal needs
  • Make smart decisions about medication
  • Reduce risk of complications

For more information on our diabetes education and treatment programs, call (727) 734-6888.