Mobile Diabetes Center

mobile diabetes centerThe Mobile Diabetes Center is a partnership between Nebraska Methodist College Center for Health Partnerships and the Cosmopolitan, Cornbelt Diabetes Connection. 

The partnership works to expand and deepen community health impact by providing NMC students, faculty and alumni with an opportunity to address diabetes health issues for a variety of urban and rural populations.






About

Mobile Diabetes Center Goal and Objectives

Provide diabetes related health screenings in urban and rural communities

  • Objective 1:  Assessment
  • Objective 2:  Screening
  • Objective 3:  Education
  • Objective 4:  Referral

History:

The Nebraska Methodist College, Center for Health Partnerships, Mobile Diabetes Center began providing services in January of 2011.  The Mobile Diabetes Center (MDC), gasoline, driver and all screening supplies are provided by the Cornbelt Federation of Cosmopolitan International.  Nebraska Methodist College faculty, students and alumni staff the MDC.

Population Served:

We serve Nebraska and Eastern Iowa

Partners:

Cosmopolitan International ~ Cornbelt Federation

Program Details

Non-diagnostic Screenings:

  • Blood Pressure
  • Height/Weight/Body Mass Index
  • Self Assessment Risk Score for PreDiabetes and Diabetes
  • Blood Glucose
  • Hemoglobin A1c
  • Ankle Brachial Index (beginning Spring Semester 2013)
  • Foot Assessment
  • Total Cholesterol
  • Flu Shots (for underserved and underinsured)

Important Forms

  • Nebraska Methodist College Mobile Diabetes Center Consent and Release (English)
  • Nebraska Methodist College Mobile Diabetes Center Consent and Release (Spanish)
  • 2012‐2013 Influenza Vaccination Questionnaire & Consent Form
  • 2012-2013 Influenza Vaccine Information Statement (English)
  • 2012-2013 Influenza Vaccine Information Statement (Spanish)
  • 2012-2013 Influenza Vaccine Information Statement (Arabic)
  • Nebraska Methodist College Mobile Diabetes Center Request for Mobile Diabetes Services

Program Calendar of Events

calendarTo view the calendar of events for all CfHP Programs, click here.





Contact Staff

Kim Hall Kim Hall, RN, MSN
Mobile Diabetes Coordinator
Nebraska Methodist College - The Josie Harper Campus
The Center for Health Partnerships
720 N. 87th St.* Omaha, NE *68114
Kim.Hall@methodistcollege.edu
(402) 354-7041