After diagnosis, your child will be seen in the diabetes clinic. Here's what to expect.
New Onset Class
Following diagnosis, you will attend the new onset class, which is held every Friday morning for 2 - 3 hours. During the class, you will receive more in-depth information in regards to diabetes and meet individually with a diabetes education and other team members.
Initial Clinic Visit
You will attend your first clinic visit about 4 - 6 weeks following diagnosis. During this visit you will meet with a physician, social worker and a certified diabetes educator. This initial visit will take longer than most clinic visits, plan to be in clinic for 2 - 3 hours.
Patients will have regular follow-up appointments as recommended by a prescriber, usually appointments are every 3 months. These appointments usually last about 60 minutes.
Check in for all appointments at the Primary Children's Eccles Outpatient Building, level 3, station 7.