Diabetes Program

Mission 

The Comanche Nation Diabetes Program mission is to promote healthy lifestyles for the prevention and control of diabetes for  Comanche Nation tribal members through education, physical activity, and healthy nutrition in the prevention.

Services 

 

 

The Comanche Nation Diabetes Program provides:

  • Blood sugar meters
  • Monttly test strips & lancets
  • Yearly eyeglasses & exam assistance
  • Diabetic footwear
  • Annual foot exam/prescription
  • Dentures/Partials
  • Medication assistance
  • Assistive devices (Walkers, rollators, wheelchairs, bedside commodes, canes, hearing aids)
  • Glucerna or Nepro
  • Blood pressure monitors

 

Eligibility Requirements:

 

CDIB

Diagnosis of Type 1 or 2 Diabetes

Verification of Residence

Prescription

 

 

Services Provided by Diabetic Program:

 

Blood Sugar testing Meter                                                              Once

Trest Strips & Lancets (may be picked up or mailed)                    Monthly                            2 Bottles of Strips (50 per bottle 100 lancets)

Eyeglasses ( Prescription Required)                                          Once a Year                            Not To Exceed $130

Diabetic Footwear ( Prescription Required)                                Every 6 Months                     Must have yearly Exam

Dentures/Partials ( Prescription Required)                                 Every 5 Years                         Not To Exceed $750

Blood Pressure Meter (Prescription Required)                           Every 5 Years                                                              

Medication Assistance ( Prescription Required)                             Monthly                                Not Exceed $100

Assistive Devices ( Prescription Required)                                   Every 5 Years

Nutritional Supplements ( Prescription Required)                      Monthly as Prescribed

 

Diabetes Program

Physical Address:
5 SW D Ave
Suite B
Lawton, OK 73501
Phone: (580) 280-4674
Fax Number: (580) 280-4676
Mailing Address:
PO Box 908
Lawton, OK 73502

Email

Diabetes Prevention
Marilyn Figueroa
Director

Staff

Connie Amos
Office Manager
Bonita Harjo
Data Entry
Kim Murrow
Receptionist
Sarah Lechich
Activities Coordinator
Eva Asenap
Assistant Director

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm