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New Diabetes Prevention Program Case Studies Report Issued by GPBCH
December 15, 2017
In partnership with the National Association of Chronic Disease Directors (NACDD), with funding from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, GPBCH has issued a new report, Implementing the National Diabetes Prevention Program. The report spotlights six organizations' efforts to implement the Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP), an evidence-based lifestyle change program demonstrated to markedly reduce weight and prevent onset of diabetes for high-risk individuals. The studied organizations included four employers - VWR, Christiana Care, Latham & Watkins, and the NY Office of Labor Relations -- as well as GPBCH's efforts as a business coalition on health and Healthfirst's efforts as a NY-based health plan. In addition to the individual case studies, the report includes recommendations for employers, derived from the studied organizations, on how best to implement the DPP.

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