Diabetes Prevention For Health Professionals
You can make a difference!
As a health care provider, the treatment plan you create with your patient could help them prevent diabetes. This page offers resources for you and your team for talking to “at risk” patients, resources for helping those diagnosed with prediabetes and referrals for Diabetes Prevention Programs.
To send a DPP referral or to ask questions
Contact the DPP Navigators
Mon-Fri, 7am-7pm ET
The Case for Diabetes Prevention
If you would like a DiabetesFreeNC Toolkit, please contact us at DPPreferral@dhhs.nc.gov
Print and post the Watch for Diabetes flier, Prevent Type 2 Diabetes brochure, and Know Your Numbers fliers and other diabetes prevention materials in your lobby or distribute to patients. Click on the diagram for a full-sized copy of the flier.
CDC Diabetes Prevention Recognition Program
- CDC Diabetes Prevention Recognition Program (DPRP)
- CDC DPRP Standards
- CDC National Diabetes Prevention Program
Medicare Diabetes Prevention Programs
- Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Medicare Diabetes
- Medicare Requirements for Health Departments to Become Suppliers
- Medicare Enrollment (for organizations)
- More Questions about MDPP? Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- National Plan & Provider Enumeration System (Apply for NPI)