Prediabetes/Diabetes Prevention Program Workgroup

This workgroup focuses on evidence-based strategies for the prevention of type 2 diabetes and seeks to partner with other organizations and entities also working on this issue. Efforts include:

  • Raising awareness of prediabetes among the public, healthcare professionals,work sites, communities, etc.
  • Promotion of evidence-based lifestyle change programs – particularly the Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP)
  • Facilitate referrals/referral mechanisms to DPP programs
  • Promote/facilitate training opportunities for lifestyle coaches
  • Work with partners to create/facilitate reimbursement strategies