The patient care experience will include dedicated time spent with Dr. Ritu Kumar (General Internal Medicine Specialist) and Dr. Mona Kwong (Clinical Pharmacist).
Appointment services include:
- Optimizing patient’s glycemic control including insulin starts, targeted management, and goal setting
- Assessing for complications and co-morbidities
- Additional one hour in-depth education and counselling on patient specific concerns, lifestyle changes, medication management, use of glucometers, and injection technique for insulin
- Exploring all avenues to maximize medication coverage for the patient (ie: special authority, third party)