Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to page options Skip directly to site content

Screen & Refer Patients to a Lifestyle Change Program (for Professionals)

African American doctor with older woman- HCP

Find tools to help screen your patients for prediabetes and refer them to a CDC-recognized diabetes prevention lifestyle change program.

Learn how a CDC-recognized lifestyle change program can help patients prevent type 2 diabetes and what you can do to encourage your patients to participate.

In This Section…

Help Patients Prevent Diabetes
Help your at-risk patients prevent or delay type 2 diabetes by screening and referring them to a CDC-recognized diabetes prevention lifestyle change program.

Why Refer to a Lifestyle Change Program?
Referring patients to a CDC-recognized diabetes prevention lifestyle change program is smart practice.

Benefits for Your Patients
Learn how your patients can benefit from CDC-recognized lifestyle change programs and why the programs work so well.

Program Eligibility
Identify patients in your practice who are eligible for a CDC-recognized lifestyle change program.

Benefits to Your Practice
Referring patients to a diabetes prevention lifestyle change program can help your practice meet regulatory, state licensing, and board recertification requirements.

Resources for Screening & Referral
Find the tools you need to easily screen, test, and refer patients at risk for type 2 diabetes.

Billing Codes
You can bill for prediabetes and diabetes screening and referral activities.

Testimonials from Health Care Professionals
Hear what other health care professionals have to say about CDC-recognized lifestyle change programs to prevent type 2 diabetes.

Find Programs for Your Patients
Help patients find a program that will work for them.

TOP