Diabetes & Nutrition Center

Trunkline: (032) 517-0888 Local 2100Clinic Hours : Monday to Friday 8:00AM-12:00NN | 1:00PM-5:00PM


Diabetes and Nutrition Center (DNC) is a health center which offers a broad variety of goods and services to cater all needs of patient with diabetes and nutritional concerns. Our collaborative team of Diabetes Educators, which is composed of doctors, nurses and dietitians, provides diabetes self-management education programs, counselling services, proper meal and food choices, and more.


Available Products

  • Glucose Meter
    • Is a medical device for determining the approximate concentration of glucose in the blood.
  • Blood Glucose Strip
    • Is inserted in the glucose meter and used to measure the blood glucose.
  • Lancets
    • Is used to make punctures or prick to obtain small blood specimen.
  • Lancing Devices
    • A medical device that has contact tip, nozzle and shuttle that will be equipped with a lancet. It also has an adjustment dial for setting penetration depth.
  • Insulin Pen Needles
    • It is a type of needle that has a protective seal, outer shield, inner shield, hub and a needle. it is equipped unto the insulin pen for the administration of insulin.
      • Available: 4mm pen needle
  • Insulin Syringes
    • It is a type of syringe used only for the administration of insulin. It may come with a needle shield, needle, barrel, plunger and plunger protector.

Services

  • Basic Diabetes Education
    • Includes: Patient Initial Assessment (includes vital signs), Brochure and Patient Information Sheet, Logbook, Overview on Diabetes Mellitus (specific Type), Basic Pathophysiology of the Disease, Common and Classic Signs and Symptoms, Acute and Chronic Complications, Overview of the Diabetes Management.
  • Comprehensive Diabetes Education Package
    • Includes: Basic Diabetes Education (see above), Sample 1-day Meal Plan for Diabetes, Self-Monitoring of Blood Glucose Instructions, Logbook, Brochure and Patient Information Sheet.
  • Insulin Pen Administration Instructions
    • Includes: Two (2) Insulin Pen Needles, other materials (cotton, alcohol swab, cartridge, insulin pen, rubber ball for injection, injection guide, lipo-box for demo) brochure, and patient information sheet and Logbook.
  • Insulin Vial Administration Instructions
    • Includes: Two (2) insulin syringe (cotton, alcohol swab, cartridge, insulin vial, rubber ball for injection, injection guide) brochure, and patient information sheet and Logbook.
  • Random Capillary Blood Sugar
    • Includes: overview on Diabetes Mellitus and, the guidelines on how to perform random capillary blood sugar, other materials (cotton, alcohol swab,) brochure, Logbook, and patient information sheet.
  • Self-Monitoring of Blood Glucose Instructions
    • overview on Diabetes Mellitus and, the guidelines on how to perform random capillary blood sugar, other materials for demo (cotton, alcohol swab, 2 lancets,2 lancing device,2 strip and 2 glucose meter) brochure, Logbook, and patient information sheet.
  • Comprehensive Diabetic Foot Assessment
    • Includes: Physical Foot Assessment, ABI Index using Diabetic Foot Doppler, Assessment on Foot Neuropathy using 10-g Monofilament.
  • Foot Care Instructions
    • Includes: overview on Diabetes Mellitus, Foot Care Instructions and Precautions, Physical Foot Assessment, Assessment on Foot Neuropathy using 10-g Monofilament.

Nutritional Services

  • Nutrition Instructions
    • This applies to special dietary instructions except for patient with Diabetes Mellitus (e.g. low-salt diet, low-cholesterol, etc.), usage of food models.
  • Specific Meal Planning for Diabetes
    • Nutritional Assessment, Dietary Instructions and 1-day Sample Meal. Suitable for Patient with any type of Diabetes Mellitus: Type 1, Type 2 and Gestational Diabetes Mellitus.
  • Meal Planning for 1 week
    • Includes: Nutritional Assessment, Dietary Instructions and 1-week Sample Meal. Suitable for Patient with any type of Diabetes Mellitus: Type 1, Type 2 and Gestational Diabetes Mellitus.
  • Meal Planning for 2 weeks
    • Includes: Nutritional Assessment, Dietary Instructions and 2 weeks Sample Meal. Suitable for Patient with any type of Diabetes Mellitus: Type 1, Type 2 and Gestational Diabetes Mellitus.
  • Meal Planning for 1 month (28 days)
    • NutIncludes: Nutritional Assessment, Dietary Instructions and 1 month (28 days) Sample Meal. Suitable for Patient with any type of Diabetes Mellitus: Type 1, Type 2 and Gestational Diabetes Mellitus.