Diabetes: Recommend Preventive Services

In 2019, 27.5% of Medicare Fee-for-Service patients had a diagnosis of diabetes (see data snapshot (PDF)). National Diabetes Month is the perfect time to talk with your patients about their risk factors, and recommend preventive services to detect, prevent, and treat diabetes.

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Find out when your patient is eligible (PDF) for diabetes screenings and the Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program. If you need help, contact your eligibility service provider.

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Last Updated Jun 14 , 2024