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Vendor Displays Added to Updates on Living Well with Diabetes Event

Vendor Displays Added to Updates on Living Well with Diabetes Event
CVPH Community Lecture focused on latest diabetes medications, technology & devices 

 

PLATTSBURGH, NY (06/05/2019) – Representatives from Dexcom, Medtronic, Omnipod and Novo Nordisk will be on hand at the upcoming CVPH Community Lecture, Updates on Living Well with Diabetes planned for Tuesday, June 11 at the West Side Ballroom, 253 New York Rd. Certified Diabetes Educators Ann Watts, RD and Catherine LaPier, RN both of the CVPH Family Medicine Center will be the guest speakers at the free program that begins at 6 p.m. 

Watts and LaPier will provide updates on new technology and “gadgets” that can be used by some with diabetes to monitor blood sugar levels and manage other aspects of the disease. They’ll also discuss new medications, the new food label and answer any questions about living well with diabetes.  Vendor displays will include information about some of the new technology and devices. While the program is free, reservations are required. Register online at UVMHealth.org/CVPHLecture or call the CVPH Communications and Engagement Strategies Department at (518) 562-7320.

 

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About Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital
The University of Vermont Health Network - Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital (CVPH) is a private, not-for profit hospital in Plattsburgh, NY.  Established in 1967 with the merger of Champlain Valley and Physicians Hospitals, CVPH joined Fletcher Allen Partners in 2012, which in 2014 became The University of Vermont Health Network.  Together with its partner hospitals, the UVM Medical Group and a home health agency, CVPH provides high quality, cost effective care, close to home. Services include an award winning cardiac services program, accredited cancer center, freestanding ambulatory surgery center, comprehensive rehabilitation services and a 24 hour physician-staffed Emergency Department.  Governed by a 15-member Board of Directors, CVPH is accredited by the Joint Commission and licensed by New York State and Medicare/Medicaid Approved.  Learn more at UVMHealth.org/CVPH or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube.

        

About The University of Vermont Health Network
The University of Vermont Health Network is an integrated system serving the residents of Vermont and northern New York with a shared mission: working together, we improve people’s lives.  The partners are:

 

Our 4,000 health care professionals are driven to provide high-quality, cost-efficient care as close to home as possible. Strengthened by our academic connection to the University of Vermont, each of our affiliates remains committed to its local community by providing compassionate, personal care shaped by the latest medical advances and delivered by highly skilled experts.