Shoshone Family Medical Center

Address: 113 S. Apple St
Shoshone, ID 83352
Phone: 208-886-2224
Fax: 208-886-2634
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Shoshone Family Medial Center is a family practice, which includes obstetrics. (MEDICAID)
Also have diabetes information therapy and mental health counselors.

Shoshone Family Medical Center self-monitoring diabetic education program will provide comprehensive instruction in the content areas based on ADA national standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education Programs in the following areas:
*diabetes overview
*stress and psychosocial adjustment
*family involvement and social support
*nutrition
*exercise and activity
*medications
*monitoring and use of results
*relationships among nutrition, exercise, medication, and blood
glucose levels
*prevention, detection, and treatment of acute complications
*prevention, detection, and treatment of chronic complications
*foot, skin, and dental care
*behavior change strategies, goal setting, risk factor reduction,
and problem solving
*benefits, risks, and management options for improving glucose
control
*preconception care, pregnancy, and gestational diabetes
*use of health care systems and community resources
*basic survival skills
*only location in Magic Valley with capability to download all
blood glucose monitors for hard copy of memory results

Shoshone Family Medical Center "Self-Monitoring Diabetic Education Program" strives to assist each participant with diabetes to be successful in incorporating self-management into their life styles.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018