Referrals to DEMC Programs

Our Adult Program

We accept referrals from health care professionals or the person living with diabetes. Access DEMC online referral form here.

  • We download glucose meter data.
  • We offer telephone advice to people with diabetes, their families and the community.
  • Our practice is based on the Canadian Diabetes Association Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Management of Diabetes in Canada.

Our Paediatric Program

When a child is diagnosed with type 1 diabetes it is an emergency situation and they need to be started on insulin the day they are diagnosed.

Referring physicians should call and/or send the family straight to the (add images)

  • Children's Outpatient Centre Urgent Care Clinic (open Mon. to Fri. 9 am to 4 pm) or
  • the Urgent Care Centre at Hotel Dieu (open 8 am to 10 pm, 365 days a year) or
  • Kingston General Hospital Emergency (open 24 hours, 365 days a year).
  • For information or assistance, please call Nurse Educator at 613-544-3400, ext. 3162.