Diabetes Prevention

15th March 2023

Diabetes Prevention – reducing inequalities and unwarranted clinical variation and increasing referrals to lifestyle change support.

15,000 pre-diabetic patients have been identified through their recent GP blood glucose results. Protect NoW contacted patients most at risk of developing diabetes on behalf of primary care to encourage them to join the National Diabetes Prevention Programme (NDPP) to prevent / reverse their diabetes risk. More than 7,000 patients responded (48.6% engagement rate) with more than 3,000 referred to NDPP