This free online resource for managers, occupational health providers, benefits and human resource managers, and employees helps companies assess the impact of diabetes and the need for education in the workplace. Information on the Web site also helps employees with or at risk for diabetes manage their diabetes while at work and teaches them how to reduce their risk for further complications.

The site includes the following information:

  • Getting started
    • Making the business case
    • Diabetes prevention and control
    • Assessment tool
    • Health and productivity
    • Ask an expert
    • Success stories
  • Next steps
    • Designing your program and benefits
    • Lesson plans
    • Fact sheets
    • Awareness and participation
  • Program evaluation
    • Overview
    • Common tools
    • Evaluation approaches
    • Comparing
    • Taking action
    • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention evaluation
  • Success stories
  • Tools and resources
  • Frequently asked questions


America's Health Insurance Plans; National Business Group on Health; National Diabetes Education Program; U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; National Business Coalition on Health

Funding Sources:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; National Diabetes Education Program; National Institutes of Health; U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


Release Date: 2008
Original Summary: November 2008
Last Updated: 09/16/09

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