LifeCare Medical Center is a partner with the Altru Health System in the Roseau Area Diabetes Center. The purpose of the Diabetes Center is to provide education for the management and prevention of diabetes for its patients, families, health care providers in our community. Roseau Area Diabetes Center is dedicated to a team approach of treating diabetes so that people in our area will feel confident with the up-to-date diabetes care provided close to home by healthcare professionals they know and trust.
To accomplish our mission of achieving and maintaining the best results possible, we adhere to American Diabetes Association (ADA) Clinical Practice Guidelines.
The Roseau Area Diabetes Center is also working on ways to prevent diabetes by offering the class ‘I CAN Prevent Diabetes’. This is a 16 week program designed to help people develop healthier lifestyles which can reverse pre diabetes or at least help delay the onset of diabetes. Their first class begins the fall of 2011.
To help promote a more active lifestyle the center has put together Exercise DVD libraries which offer a variety of exercise options which you can do in your own home and at no charge. The libraries are located in the LifeCare Rehab Centers in Roseau and Warroad.
Contact the Roseau Area Diabetes Center by calling 218-463-1365.