Shopping list for people with diabetes

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     Shopping list for people with diabetes
For Park Nicollet store locations and phone numbers, see reverse side.

Supplies to support injections, testing and reactions
            Alcohol Wipes            Glucose tablets                                     Insulin case (with or without cooler)
            Injecteze                Sharps container                                    Pill boxes and reminders
            Medical identification jewelry (many styles to choose from)

Books about living with diabetes (Visit for additional books and informational materials.)
             Diabetes Log Book                                           The Diabetes Carbohydrate and Fat Gram Guide
             Cozy Winter Meals                                           Diabetic Cookbook For Dummies
             Sensational Summer Meals                                    Exchanges for All Occasions
             Month of Meals-Meals in Minutes                             Managing Type II Diabetes
             Month of Meals-Classic Cooking                              More Flavor, Less Fat
             Month of Meals-Vegetarian Pleasures                         Fast Food Facts Pocket Book
             Month of Meals-Old Time Favorites                           Convenience Food Cookbook
             Month of Meals-Ethnic Delights                              Cooking Light-Annual Recipes
             Cholesterol Connections                                     I’m Tougher Than Diabetes

Foot care products
             Cavilon Foot Cream                               Silopad Gel Toe Sleeve (relieves pressure points)
             Khepra Foot Balm                                 Pedifoam Toe Sleeve
             Toenail Nipper (specialized clipper)             Toe separators
             Sensifoot Socks (White, crew or calf length. Socks specifically designed to protect fragile skin.)

Skin care
             L’Applique Lotion Applicator (for hard to reach places)                 L’Applique Pads (2 per pack)

Exercise equipment
             Theraband          Theraputty         Pedometer             Gymnic Exercise Balls (three sizes)

Blood pressure monitor
             Auto inflate: Adult cuff         Auto inflate: Large cuff          Manual inflate: Adult cuff      Cuff for Kids

Compression stockings (non-prescription)
             Non-prescription, 8-15 mm (Knee or waist length; sheer, sports or pant weight for men and women in many colors.)
             Stocking donner (Helps to get socks over the foot and up the leg.)

                                                      PRESCRIPTION REQUIRED

Compression stockings (prescription-only)                               ICD-9 Code ________________________________
         (Patient must be measured…send patient to Health & Care Store with prescription.)
            Prescription, 20-30 mm (Knee, thigh or panty length. Colors available.)
            Prescription, 30-40 mm (Knee, thigh or panty length. Colors available.)

Wrist brace for carpal tunnel-Westport (prescription-only) ICD-9 Code ________________________________
             Left             Right            Bilateral

Physician signature:___________________________________________Date: _______________________________
Insurance information: Our knowledgeable staff will be happy to try billing your prescription items to your
insurance company. However, insurance billing is complex! Many of the items carried in the Park Nicollet
Health & Care Stores and pharmacies are not covered by insurance. Coverage will depend on your individual
policy. Please check with your insurance company directly by calling the customer service number on your card.
You may be asked to sign a form, accepting responsibility for payment of anything not paid for by your
insurance company. If you have any questions, please contact your insurance company or call any one of
our stores for more information. Thank you.

Park Nicollet maintains stores to ensure convenient, comprehensive, quality medical services and products
but patients may choose to receive them from other sources.

Health and Care Stores @ Park Nicollet

                                                 14000 Fairview Drive
    Health & Care Store—Burnsville               Burnsville, MN 55337            Monday – Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    (next to pharmacy in the main lobby)         952-993-8474                    (closed 12 to 1 p.m.)

                                                 6490 Excelsior Blvd., Suite 5
    Health & Care Store—Meadowbrook              St. Louis Park, MN 55426        Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    (next to pharmacy in the main lobby)         952-993-3121

    Health & Care Store—St. Louis Park           3800 Park Nicollet Blvd.
                                                 St. Louis Park, MN 55416        Monday – Friday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    (3850 building, 1st floor main lobby)        952-993-1330