Diabetes education

Melissa Trebesch, RD, LD, CDE

Our certified diabetes educator Melissa Trebesch is ready to help you live well with diabetes.

Lots of people have diabetes. No big deal, right?

Wrong. Very wrong. Diabetes mellitus is a chronic condition. And if you have it, you know it’s a daily challenge, a constant “companion.”

So how do you live your best life?
GRHS offers diabetes education in one-on-one sessions with an expert staff member who wants to help.

Melissa Trebesch, RD, LD, CDE, is a registered and licensed dietitian. She is also a certified diabetes educator with special training, ready to help you:

  • Understand your condition
  • Prevent complications
  • Monitor blood glucose
  • Plan meals
  • Learn to use and manage insulin
  • Plan physical activity

How to get the help you need
If your health care provider has recently diagnosed you with diabetes, you’ll be referred for specialized classes. Or if you’ve had diabetes for a while but would like to learn more, you can call the Diabetes Education Office at 320-864-7761, or toll-free at 1-888-526-4242, ext. 7761.

In some cases, insurance covers diabetes education. In some cases, it doesn’t. But in any case, your investment in your health is worth it. Just be sure to call your insurance company to learn what’s covered.

If you don’t have insurance, or if you can’t afford the sessions, please call the GRHS Business Office at 320-864-7780, or toll-free at 1-888-526-4242, ext. 7780 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday – Friday. We can help you set up a payment plan or tell you about other options.

You can have a healthy lifestyle with diabetes. Let us show you how.

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