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Appointments and information:
Appointments and information:

Appointment with a Diabetes Nurse

The diabetes nurse consults the patient and, if necessary, their family (or sponsor), explaining the nature of diabetes.

  • the diabetes nurse teaches the patient how to use a glucometer, to perform self-monitoring, blood sugar level adjustment, and talks about hypoglycaemia (low blood sugar), how to identify it, and first aid;
  • the diabetes nurse teaches the patient how to inject insulin;
  • the diabetes nurse teaches the patient how to follow a proper diet and to be physically active. A referral letter is required for an appointment.

 

Consultation is provided during appointments at the Ravi unit and the Magdaleena unit. If necessary, advice is also provided over the phone.

A referral is required for an appointment with a diabetes nurse.

Nurses

Marika Harak
Marika Harak
Nurse
Clinic of Internal Medicine, Centre of Endocrinology
Marje Kaluks
Marje Kaluks
Nurse
Clinic of Internal Medicine, Centre of Endocrinology
Anna Danik
Anna Danik
Nurse
Clinic of Internal Medicine, Centre of Endocrinology
Jelena Donnik
Jelena Donnik
Nurse
Clinic of Internal Medicine, Centre of Endocrinology
Veera Andronova
Veera Andronova
Nurse
Clinic of Internal Medicine, Centre of Endocrinology
Aili Saukas
Aili Saukas
Nurse
Clinic of Internal Medicine, Centre of Endocrinology