Foot Care for Diabetics

Foot Care
(for people who have diabetes)

 

If you have diabetes, then our Foot Care Nurse (LPN) can take care of your feet. The Nurse will conducts a total foot health assessment for diabetic patients.

 

This may include: nail trimmings/filings, corn/callous reduction, and management of any fungal or ingrown toe nails.

 

 

When can I see the Foot Care Nurse?

 

Foot Care services are provided Tuesday,Wednesday and Thursday

 

How do I get in to see the Foot Care Nurse?

 

Visits are by appointment only and require a Wetaskiwin PCN Physician or CDM healthcare professional referral. Talk to your Doctor or PCN health care professional today about your foot care. No self referrals.

 

 

Additional Services Available

 

Patients can take advantage of the many other services available to them through the interdisciplinary team at the PCN.

 

Diabetic patients can also get additional health support. They can ask to make an appointment to see our:

 

 

1. Chronic Disease Management Nurse

    Need help managing your diabetes? Your health? Your weight?

    The PCN Nurses can answer questions about your diabetes or  

    chronic disease, educate you, support you and help you with how to           best manage your diabetes (or chronic disease).

 

2. Dietitian

    Want to know what's healthy to eat? How to manage your weight?

    How to better manage your diet? The PCN Dietitian can help you figure     out what will work for you.

 

3. Therapists and Psychologist

    Frustrated? Stressed? Overwhelmed? Our PCN Therapists or 

    Psychologist can help you better manage the stress and situations in 

    your life.

 

 

    For more information call 780.312.2500

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