Diabetes educator spreads awareness at Adventist GlenOaks Hospital

GLENDALE HEIGHTS – Diabetes nurse educator Melanie Siedlinski speaks with a family during a recent diabetes education session at Adventist GlenOaks Hospital in Glendale Heights.

Siedlinski visits with patients twice per week. She was among the first class of certified diabetes educators in the Chicago area. Last year, the hospital nominated her for the annual National Nursing Excellence Awards in the category of education and mentorship.