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HEALTH PROFESSIONALS

New Hampshire Diabetes Prevention Program Information

FIVE STEPS TO HELP YOUR PATIENTS PREVENT DIABETES

  • CREATE AWARENESS

  • IDENTIFY PATIENTS WITH PREDIABETES

  • EDUCATE AT RISK PATIENTS

  • REFER PATIENTS TO AN EVIDENCE BASED DIABETES PREVENTION PROGRAM

  • FOLLOW UP ON WEIGHT LOSS GOALS

NATIONAL DIABETES PREVENTION PROGRAM

ELEGIBILITY CRITERIA

Requirements

  • AGE + BMI

    Must be 18 years of age or older and have a body mass index (BMI) of ≥24 kg/m2 (≥22 kg/m2, if Asian).

  • RECENT BLOOD TEST

    A recent (within the past year) blood test (may be self-reported) or claim code indicating prediabetes, or a history of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), according to one of the following specifications:

    • Fasting glucose of 100 to 125 mg/dl
    • Plasma glucose measured 2 hours after a 75 gm glucose load of 140 to 199 mg/dl
    • A1c of 5.7 to 6.4
  • GDM DIAGNOSIS

    Clinically diagnosed GDM during a previous pregnancy (may be self-reported)​.

  • POSITIVE DIABETES SCREENING

    Screened positive for prediabetes based on the CDC Prediabetes Screening Test or the American Diabetes Association Type 2 Diabetes Risk Test or on a claims-based risk test. 

At Risk Patients:

  • ARE 45+ YEARS OLD

  • ARE OVERWIEGHT

  • HAVE A FAMILY HISTORY OF TYPE 2 DIABETES

  • HAVE HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE

  • ARE PHYSICALLY ACTIVE LESS THAN 3X'S PER WEEK

  • HAS HAD GESTATIONAL DIABETES or BABY OVER 9LBS

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