What HCPS Need to Know About the National Diabetes Prevention Program and the Benefits of a Structured Lifestyle Change Program for Patients

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What HCPS Need to Know About the National Diabetes Prevention Program and the Benefits of a Structured Lifestyle Change Program for Patients

Target Audience
This activity is intended for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, dietitians, pharmacists, certified diabetes educators and other interprofessional health care professionals.

Learning Objective
At the end of this activity, the attendees should be able to:

Discuss and explain the National Diabetes Prevention Program (National DPP) and the types of National DPP interventions that are offered.
Discuss the curriculum and activities embedded in the National DPP and how providers can reinforce what is learned through the program.
Identify the successful patient outcomes measured in the National DPP.
Indicate the type of patient who is bound to have the most success in the National DPP.
Evaluate the feedback of past National DPP participants.