The mission of this network is to raise the community awareness about diabetes prevention and control while working towards the reduction of morbidity and mortality of diabetes in Eastern Washington.
Local and regional activities are designed by the Network that adhere to the Washington State Diabetes Plan. The Network spans across ten Eastern Washington counties and strives to raise the community awareness about diabetes while working towards the reduction of morbidity and mortality of diabetes in Eastern Washington.
Goals of the Network
- Increase the awareness of diabetes and strategies for prevention throughout the community in Eastern Washington.
- To strengthen the internal network of health care providers, researchers, educators, and other community professionals in Eastern Washington.
- To increase diabetes awareness, education of prevention methods, and education of self-management strategies among health care providers and patients.
For More Information
If you have question regarding the Eastern Washington Diabetes Network, or would like to become a member, please contact:
Jennifer Polello, MHPA, CHES
Health Education Manager
O.C. Olson Diabetes Education Center
Inland Northwest Health Services
501 N. Riverpoint Blvd. Suite #245
Spokane, WA 99202
(509) 232-8151 FAX