The Diabetes Education program at Berkshire Medical Center is offering July classes in Pittsfield and North Adams, focusing on a wide range of issues. The classes are open to anyone age 18 and over with diabetes.
In Pittsfield, four classes are scheduled from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesdays, July 6 to 27, in the Diabetes Education offices, third floor, BMC Medical Arts Complex.
In North Adams, classes are offered from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Thursdays, July 7 to 28, at the North Adams Campus of BMC.
These classes are covered by most insurance, including Medicare.
For individuals who are uninsured or whose insurance does not cover the assessment and classes, a Patient Care Needs Fund is available to help cover co-pays and/or deductibles. Call 413-395-7942 for more information.
Pre-registration and pre-qualification are required. Interested individuals should schedule their assessment and enroll for the classes as soon as possible by calling the Diabetes Education program at 413-395-7942.