Red Lake Margaret Cochenour Memorial Hospital

Site: Goldcorp Red Lake Regional Medical Centre

Service: Diabetes Education Program

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Description & Services
Description (Service) Supports for individuals with prediabetes or diabetes
Offers a diabetes management clinic to assist individuals in understanding and managing their illness
Programs and services include: 
  • Client support groups 
  • Community screening 
  • Exercise programs 
  • Foot care workshops/clinics 
  • Health fairs 
  • Presentations to the public and to health care providers 
  • School and daycare programs and visits
Walk-In Clinic 
  • Provides consultations and services for a half day per week on a walk-in basis
Program services are provided through: 
  • Individual sessions 
  • Group sessions 
  • Health promotion activities
Hours Mon 11 am- 3 pm, 4 pm-7 pm * Tue-Thu 8 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm * Fri 8 am-12 noon 
Walk-In Clinic Tue 8 am-11:30 am
Areas Served Balmertown ; Cochenour ; Ear Falls ; Madsen ; McKenzie Island ; Red Lake ; Starratt Olsen ; Wabauskang First Nation
Eligibility Adults 18 years of age and over 
  • Type 1 Diabetes 
  • Type 2 Diabetes (diet-controlled, pills, insulin or any combination of treatment) 
  • Gestational Diabetes 
  • Type 1 / Type 2 Pregnancy 
  • Impaired Glucose Tolerance 
  • Impaired Fasting Glucose 
  • High Risk
Child and Youth 17 years of age and under 
  • Type 1 Diabetes 
  • Type 2 Diabetes (on insulin) 
  • Type 2 Diabetes (no insulin)
  • Open to referrals from any source 
  • Booked appointments required (except Walk-In Clinic)
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-727-2617 Ext 200 or 201
Fax 1-866-655-1639 Toll free
Primary Contact Tina Robinson, Diabetes Nurse Clinician
Alternate Contact Megan Doyle, Certified Diabetes Educator
Located In Community Red Lake
Address 51G Hwy 105
Red Lake, ON P0V 2M0
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Intersection Hwy 105 and Young St
Mailing Address c/o Diabetes Education Program 
PO Box 5005 
Red Lake, ON P0V 2M0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)