Join MHCS diabetic educators for this free information session and learn more about the Diabetes Prevention Program. Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 10 a.m. held in the Seward Family Medical Center lower level Vahle conference room.
MHCS Diabetes Prevention New Session begins March 5, 2019
Medical Eligibility Criteria:
One of the following prediabetes indicators listed below:
Fasting plasma glucose 100-125 mg/dl
Oral glucose tolerance test (75gm.) with 2 hour plasma glucose 140-199 mg/dl
A1c of 5.7 -6.4
Clinically diagnosed gestational diabetes mellitus during a previous pregnancy
Screening Test - The Center for Disease Control (CDC) Prediabetes Screening Test may also be used to qualify a person for the diabetes prevention program
Yearlong lifestyle change program:
Contact Molly Petrik, RD, LMNT, CDE, Sharon Luebbe, RN or Connie Janicek, RN at 402-646-4667 for more information.