Riverina Diabetes Education
Background and training
Helen has been working for 40years as a Registered Nurse and 15years as a Credentialled Diabetes Educator(“Senior Nurse Specialist in Diabetes management”).
She acheived her Post Graduate Certificate at University of Technology Sydney.
Helen is passionate about assisting people to live a healthy and happy life with any type of Diabetes. She will help you to understand and self manage your Diabetes to the best of your ability.
Helen aims to Empower people through Education and Support.
Helen is Credentialled with the Australian Diabetes Educators Association (ADEA). This requires rigorous annual professional development to meet with National Standards and competencies.
Helen is also accredited with the Insulin Pump Companie’s , for initiation and ongoing care and support of people using an Insulin pump and Continuous Glucose Monitors. Knowledge has been gained with Medtronic, Tandem and YPSO , Dexcom and ABBOTT Freestyle Libre.
Helen has gained expertise in many areas of Diabetes management and is always caring and professional .
Services are Provided to:
Adolescents and Young Adults
Ladies with Diabetes in Pregnancy and Gestational Diabetes in Pregnancy
Insulin pumping and Continuous Glucose Monitoring devices
To arrange an Appointment: Contact Helen on 0409001310
Business email contact is : [email protected]
A Telehealth service is available for people living out of Wagga Wagga. Please ask.
Helen is accredited with Medicare, DVA, and some Private Health companies (check yours if needed).
Current 2021 Fees are:
Initail consult : $120
Students,Pensioners and HCC $80
Usually 60mins appointment
Reveiw consult : $80
Students, pensioners and HCC = $65 with no Diabetes plan
Bulk Billed with Diabetes EPC plan from GP.
Usually 30mins appointment
Gestational Diabetes consult : Usually referred by Obstetrician or GP: $150 , plus $200 for ongoing management + $350 payable at first consult . Non rebatable by Medicare. Check with health fund.
Medicare Rebate for EPC plan is $54.60
Payment by Cash or “Square” tap and pay system available for cards.
Find out more about the services offered:Diabetes Consultant