Diabetes Education

The Bellevue Hospital Diabetes Education Department provides specialized education to help children and adults with diabetes maintain healthy lifestyles. Topics include diet, exercise, medication, education, and monitoring.  Appointments are individualized or in a group setting. A physician referral is required. The department staff can be reached to answer any diabetes-related questions.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all in-person group support groups and quarterly reviews have been temporarily suspended at The Bellevue Hospital until further notice. Please contact our Cardiac Rehabilitation and Diabetes Education Department for support, one-on-one education and resources. Call 419.483.4040, Ext. 4303.


Diabetes Support Group

The Bellevue Hospital’s Diabetes Support Group meets on the second Tuesday of each month from 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. in the East Conference Room at The Bellevue Hospital, 1400 W. Main St., Bellevue. 

The support group is free and open to the public. Topics for future monthly meetings are generated by ideas from those who attend the programs.


Diabetes Quarterly Review 

Diabetes Self-Care and Review is held quarterly from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. in The Bellevue Hospital's Conference Rooms A & B. Session focus on nutrition, medication, exercise, handling unexpected illness, and other issues of diabetes self-management. Participants also learn about the 5 M’s of diabetes care: motion, monitoring, meals, medication, and management.


Contact Information
For more information please dial 419.483.4040 and the following extension.  

Diabetes Department Staff Ext. 4442
Diabetes Support Group Ext. 4303
Diabetes Quarterly Review Ext. 4442


For more information please email the following:

Diabetic Team Member



Diabetes Resources