To: Manitoba Government

Dieticians and diabetic educators are essential

Please do not limit/eliminate services from dieticians and diabetic educators during the pandemic.

Why is this important?

The services of dieticians and diabetic educators are and essential health service to the patients they serve. Their expertise help individuals control their own blood sugar. Uncontrolled blood sugar can lead to organ failure and amputation. Delaying care is dangerous and unacceptable. A lot of these service can be delivered via the phone.