Timiskaming Diabetes Program

Site: Elk Lake Office

Service: Diabetes Program

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Description & Services
Description (Service) Offers support services for people living with prediabetes or diabetes 
  • Provides individual and group sessions on diabetes related issues 
  • Services are provided by a Registered Nurse and Dietitian
Provides the following services: 
  • blood pressure checks 
  • cholesterol checks 
  • foot assessments/care 
  • insulin adjustments 
  • nutritional and weight management education 
  • resource materials
Hours Hours not specified, call for details
Areas Served Elk Lake ; James Township
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
  • Individuals and families living with or affected by diabetes 
  • Must provide proof of valid provincial health care (OHIP) coverage
Application Call to schedule an appointment
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone Main Office, New Liskeard: 705-647-8722 
Elk Lake Nursing Station: 705-678-2215
Fax 705-647-8766
E-Mail jpotter@kdhospital.com
Primary Contact Joanne Potter, Registered Nurse and Program Coordinator
Located In Community Elk Lake
Address Elk Lake Nursing Station
16 Front St
Elk Lake, ON P0J 1G0
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Mailing Address c/o Timiskaming Diabetes Program 
Box 73 
240 Armstrong St N 
New Liskeard, ON P0J 1P0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN)