BCH’s Kathleen Hebdon Displays Research at National Conference

Registered Nurse and Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist from Bertrand Chaffee Hospital, Kathleen Hebdon, MSN, RN, CDCES, had a research poster accepted at the National Association of Diabetes Care and Educational Specialists Conference in Baltimore, MD. Hebdon’s poster was entitled Infection Prevention in Diabetes Care: Is There a Practice Gap? Her research and poster explored the prevalence of incorrect disposal of diabetes-care related medical waste and the potential dangers to family members, healthcare workers, and waste management workers. Hebdon’s poster was on display at the conference from August 11-15, 2022.

Bertrand Chaffee Hospital’s ongoing community and patient education services include prediabetes and diabetes courses and support groups. For more information or to register, please call (716) 592-9643. 

Join Us! Bertrand Chaffee Health Center Community Celebration on Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Please join us on Wednesday, September 21 from 4pm until 6pm for a Community Celebration at the Bertrand Chaffee Health Center! Come and check out Springville’s newest healthcare facility, tour our offices and meet the providers, and enjoy light refreshments and entertainment.

RSVP’s are not necessary. For more information, please call (716) 592-2871 x 1485. We hope to see you there!