The specialists at Carle Nutrition Service Department offer a wide variety of dietary education and support services for patients. Our registered dietitian and diabetes nurse educator services are available at Mattoon on Lerna, Effingham, Tuscola, Danville on Vermilion, Hoopeston, Monticello, Rantoul and Urbana on Windsor. Additionally, we provide nutrition services in Carle’s Maternal Fetal Medicine, Pediatrics, Digestive Health Institute and through our community partner Francis Nelson.
Diabetes Education Program
The goal of our Diabetes Education Program is to provide you with the tools you need to manage your diabetes, avoid complications and stay healthy.
Our program utilizes a team-based approach to patient education for improved diabetes self-management that includes:
Program fees vary depending on the services provided. Before your first appointment, please check with your health insurance provider regarding your coverage for diabetes care and education.
Our diabetes self-management education program has been awarded recognition by the American Diabetes Association in accordance with the National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education Programs.
Pediatric Nutritional Counseling
Carle registered dieticians help improve and maintain your child’s nutrition and health. Our team of pediatric dieticians may complete a nutrition assessment, implement or monitor diets, or create specialized nutrition or formula recommendations.
Digestive Health Nutritional Counseling
At Carle, we’re committed to providing you with comprehensive nutritional care. If you’ve been diagnosed with a digestive condition or are experiencing digestive issues, Dr. Eugene Greenberg Digestive Health Institute at Carle offers nutritional counseling. Our board-certified dietitians will work with you to understand your current lifestyle and diet, and come up with a nutritional plan that works for you.
With doctors practicing in 80 specialties at locations throughout the region, it’s easy to find the right healthcare team at Carle. Our mission is to serve people through high quality care, medical research and education.