Diabetes Prevention Programs

Livongo’s Digital Diabetes Prevention Program Leads to Weight Loss | 8/18/2020

In exciting news for digital diabetes prevention programs , a new study showed that highly engaged participants – those who more frequently engaged in food logging, lessons, and physical activity – were more likely to lose weight In a study of more than 2,000 adults at risk for type 2 diabetes, Livongo’s digital Diabetes Prevention Program led to an average weight loss of 5.1% (about 10 pounds) after one year using the program …

Lark Health study shows impact of virtual diabetes prevention program on underserved population | FierceHealthcare | 4/27/2020

Startups have been lobbying for federal policymakers to allow Medicare reimbursement for virtual and digital diabetes prevention programs —particularly in light of the COVID-19 crisis. Now, digital health startup Lark Health says it has new evidence behind its virtual diabetes prevention program (DPP) when it comes to reaching vulnerable patients and keeping them healthy at home. Lark Health is an integrated chronic care management platform that uses artificial intelligence …

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Fruit Street’s Telehealth Software Presented by the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention as Distance Learning Option for In-Person Diabetes Prevention Programs During Covid-19 Pandemic | PR Newswire | 4/20/2020

… sessions are not possible, organizations may pause offering classes.” ( https://www.cms.gov/files/document/covid-final-ifc.pdf ) “We are pleased to announce that our software is now available free of charge to all of the diabetes prevention programs that participate in the CDC’s Diabetes Prevention Recognition Program. Our software will enable these prevention programs to conduct HIPAA compliant group video consultations with program participants, monitor weight and physical activity using wireless …

Livongo Expands Relationship with CVS Health, Now Part of Chronic Condition Management Platform within Point Solutions Service | Globe Newswire | 3/12/2020

CVS Health pharmacy benefit management clients can now easily implement the Livongo for Diabetes, Hypertension, Weight Management, and Diabetes Prevention programs through an alternative contracting path March 12, 2020 08:30 ET Source: Livongo Health MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Livongo (Nasdaq: LVGO), the leading Applied Health Signals company empowering people with chronic conditions to live better and healthier lives, today announced that it is available through the …

Popular Diet Plan Looking Great with Top 5-Star Rating from TopConsumerReviews.com | PRWeb | 3/6/2020

… more than 47 million users across the globe. Noom offers curricula across the acuity spectrum and now features programs for pre-hypertension, hypertension and diabetes management in addition to its flagship weight loss and diabetes prevention programs . Noom has offices in New York City, Seoul and Tokyo. About TopConsumerReviews.com TopConsumerReviews.com, LLC is a leading provider of reviews and rankings for thousands of consumer products and services. From Popular Diets to …

Strategies for Managing Chronic Conditions in Rural Areas | HealthPayer Intelligence | 11/11/2019

… the initiative. Shelia Plogger, the Appalachian Diabetes Coalition Project Coordinator, said thinking outside the box allowed the programs they support to thrive. The Appalachian Diabetes Coalition supports community-based organizations through seed funding for diabetes prevention programs and works with them to generate strategic and sustainable goals. One of the most successful initiatives was a Walk to Disney World program, where students would walk every day at recess and compete …

Abbott, Omada Look to Add mHealth Coaching to Diabetes Care Management | mHealth Intelligence | 10/15/2019

… a unique combination of personalized human coaching and technology-enabled care to support those goals.” With this deal, Omada Health is branching out with a health and wellness platform that has proven successful in Diabetes Prevention Programs – helping those at risk of developing type 2 diabetes make lifestyle changes that reduce that risk. “The biggest barriers to success for my patients have always been immediate access to a diabetes educator …

IDENTIFYING THE BARRIERS TO PARTICIPATION IN A DIABETES PREVENTION PROGRAM FOR AT RISK INDIVIDUALS IN RURAL POPULATIONS | 10/15/2019

Diabetes is a growing health concern among those in rural locations. Rural residents smoke more, exercise less, have less nutritious diets and are more likely to be obese than urban residents. Evidence-based diabetes prevention programs targeting behavior change are available to this population yet participation remains low. This study examined the self-reported barriers and health beliefs of those who declined participation in a diabetes prevention program (DPP). Of …

Intermountain Ventures Invests in Omada Health | PR Newswire | 10/10/2019

… effective preventive care. Omada and Intermountain Healthcare share goals of increasing access to personalized care, and reducing costs by improving patient experience. “The Omada Program has been an important addition to our portfolio of diabetes prevention programs for Intermountain Healthcare patients and caregivers. This strengthened partnership will help us further our shared goals to not only prevent and manage diabetes, but also to improve the experience, outcomes, and overall health …

(USA-AK-Ketchikan) COMMUNITY DIETITIAN NUTRITIONIST - KICWELL.09001 | 10/3/2019

… Indian Preference. Documentation of Tribal Enrollment must be included with application submission. Job Summary The incumbent in this position will participate in the delivery of the KIC Tribal Health Clinic’s Diabetes Program and the Diabetes Prevention Programs and other health promotion programs and activities. The position is housed in the Wellness Department and will provide medical nutrition therapy for patients with diabetes, other chronic diagnosis and nutrition related conditions. The …

Health Systems Approaches to Preventing Chronic Disease: New Partners, New Tools, and New Strategies | 10/3/2019

… Association and the YMCA, a Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation demonstration project, tested increased screening, testing, and referral of Medicare patients with prediabetes seen in primary care practices in 17 US communities to diabetes prevention programs at local YMCAs, supported by a toolkit of workflows and process maps (4). The team was able to achieve a 19% enrollment rate, noting higher referral rates for practices that used a prediabetes …

Why your doctor may not be able to help you avoid diabetes | 9/16/2019

… rather than working with patients to prevent it. “Our survey findings suggest that these gaps contribute to doctors underscreening for and missing diagnoses of prediabetes, and in turn, not referring patients to type 2 diabetes prevention programs ,” says Eva Tseng, M.D., M.P.H. , an assistant professor of general internal medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and lead author of the JGIM paper. “Along with closing the PCP knowledge …

Depression May Attenuate Physical Activity Gains in Diabetes Prevention Programs – Psychiatry Advisor | 9/16/2019

Primary care diabetes prevention programs that promote physical activity become less effective when patients experience depressive symptoms, according to study results published in Diabetes Care.To determine whether the effects of diabetes prevention programs in primary care settings are reduced if patients have depression or anxiety, researchers conducted 2 trials of individuals at high risk for type 2 diabetes. Included patients (N=1163) were recruited from primary care practices and randomly …

Many PCPs lack knowledge about prediabetes, survey finds | 9/13/2019

… published in the Journal of General Internal Medicine . “Our survey findings suggest that these gaps contribute to doctors underscreening for and missing diagnoses of prediabetes, and in turn, not referring patients to type 2 diabetes prevention programs ,” Eva Tseng, MD, MPH, assistant professor of general internal medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, said in a press release. Investigators sent a survey to 1,000 PCPs listed in the …

Survey Shows Many Primary Care Doctors Are Unprepared to Help Patients Avoid Diabetes | 9/11/2019

… rather than working with patients to prevent it. “Our survey findings suggest that these gaps contribute to doctors underscreening for and missing diagnoses of prediabetes, and in turn, not referring patients to type 2 diabetes prevention programs ,” says Eva Tseng, M.D., M.P.H. , an assistant professor of general internal medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and lead author of the JGIM paper. “Along with closing the PCP knowledge …

Many primary care physicians lack knowledge about diabetes prevention | 9/11/2019

… doctor and receiving as many resources as possible, the researchers hope that PCPs do their part to gain the necessary information to help their patients. They suggest that insurance companies pitch in to cover diabetes prevention programs under consumers’ plans. “We believe that we learned from our survey can have implications for changing national guidelines and policies regarding type 2 diabetes prevention, including establishing measures of quality for diagnosing and …

Depressive symptoms weaken efficacy of physical activity programs for diabetes prevention | 8/26/2019

… CI, 2-196) when reporting a single rise in depressive symptom score and for each subsequent rise. “This study suggests that the presence of depressive symptoms is associated with a reduction in the effectiveness of diabetes prevention programs at promoting physical activity within primary care,” the researchers wrote. “Therefore, diabetes prevention programs should consider broadening their content to include a focus on depression as a core aim.”– by Phil Neuffer Disclosure …

Depression Reduces Effectiveness of Diabetes Prevention Programs | 8/26/2019

… day, while those who reported depressive symptoms took 88 fewer steps per day for each symptom. “This study suggests that the presence of depressive symptoms is associated with a reduction in the effectiveness of diabetes prevention programs at promoting physical activity within primary care,” noted Thomas Yates, PhD, MSc, BSc , and colleagues. “Therefore, diabetes prevention programs should consider broadening their content to include a focus on depression as a core …

The Baxter International Foundation and Direct Relief Launch Program to Improve Diabetes Care in Underserved Communities | Malvern Daily Record | 8/21/2019

… efforts of local providers who are bringing access to care for patients and communities.” The health centers and charitable clinics selected for the first year will use the awards to expand nutrition education and diabetes prevention programs in communities located on the west and southwest sides of Chicago and Crystal Lake, Ill. According to the Illinois Department of Public Health, there are an estimated 1.3 million people in Illinois living …

This point-of-care model can boost diabetes prevention referrals | American Medical Association | 8/20/2019

This point-of-care model can boost diabetes prevention referrals August 27, 2019 Staff News Writer American Medical Association A patient-flow model used to identify patients with prediabetes and refer them to diabetes prevention programs in a Medicare pilot project demonstrates the effectiveness of a systematic approach combined with the power of a physician’s personal recommendation. Related Coverage How to identify patients with undetected prediabetes AMA researchers provided the …

Fruit Street Health Achieves Full CDC Recognition for its Diabetes Prevention Program Delivered via Video Conferencing With Registered Dietitians | PRWeb | 7/12/2019

… has become the first Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) provider to gain full recognition from CDC that delivers the diabetes prevention program via telemedicine and live video conferencing. In order to gain full CDC recognition, diabetes prevention programs must meet rigorous CDC standards and report its outcomes to the CDC every six months. These requirements include participants achieving at least 5% average weight loss when participating for 9 months, 35% of …

In the Public Health: Fall, diabetes prevention programs planned | 7/3/2019

Des Moines County Public Health is excited to announce we will offer a new program in August. In conjunction with Milestones Area Agency on Aging, our office will presnt the Matter of Balance workshop. This is an eight-session workshop designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase activity levels among older adults. Participants learn to set realistic goals to increase activity, change their environment to reduce fall risk …

Omada Health raises $73M Series D led by Wellington Management Company | MedCity News | 6/27/2019

… Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota and managed care organizations like Kaiser Permanente. Even with momentum, significant headwinds exist, including pushback from regulators and traditional healthcare stakeholders. CMS has thus far refused to fund digital diabetes prevention programs and plans can be skeptical of emerging digital health tools. Duffy pointed company has received inbound interest from MA plans which were recently given more flexibility in providing supplemental benefits to manage chronically …

Omada sets out to build ’21st-century provider’ | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/26/2019

… with diabetes prevention, Omada transitioned into hypertension, mental health and other chronic conditions to coach and monitor patients. However, the company has faced a setback. CMS determined it would not pay for digitally administered diabetes prevention programs , such as Omada’s, for Medicare patients. Omada has focused on working with private Medicare plans to get its services out there. “I’m approaching this with a spirit of inclusion, as I think there’s …

Weight Loss from Low-Calorie Diet, Followed by Different Weight Management Programs, Provide Comparable Delays to Progression of Type 2 Diabetes | PR Newswire | 6/9/2019

… of Nottingham. “The inclusion of an initial period of a low-calorie diet achieving significant weight loss, preceding a well-structured and effectively delivered weight maintenance program, may be a major feature of future diabetes prevention programs .” PREVIEW is, to-date, the largest multi-national trial to address T2D prevention in adults with prediabetes through nutrition and exercise. The study began in 2013 and enrolled 2,223 participants using intervention centers …

CDC

American College of Lifestyle Medicine Announces Addition of Telehealth Leader Fruit Street Health to its Lifestyle Medicine Corporate Roundtable | PRWeb | 4/30/2020

… care system and a sustainable world. Fruit Street is a physician-funded diabetes prevention and weight loss program delivered via telehealth company based in New York City. Fruit Street currently offers the only CDC-recognized online diabetes prevention program (DPP) delivered through live video chat with Registered Dietitians. Founded in 2014 as a public benefit corporation, Fruit Street has raised capital from more than 300+ physicians who are dedicated to …

Medicare

Lark Health study shows impact of virtual diabetes prevention program on underserved population | FierceHealthcare | 4/27/2020

Startups have been lobbying for federal policymakers to allow Medicare reimbursement for virtual and digital diabetes prevention programs—particularly in light of the COVID-19 crisis. Now, digital health startup Lark Health says it has new evidence behind its virtual diabetes prevention program (DPP) when it comes to reaching vulnerable patients and keeping them healthy at home. Lark Health is an integrated chronic care management platform that uses artificial intelligence …

Medicaid

Study Identifies Primary Care Knowledge Gaps and Barriers in Type 2 Diabetes Prevention | 11/26/2019

… stores that sell healthy foods and safe community spaces for physical activity are scarce in some areas. Insurance coverage for diabetes prevention programs often is inadequate and technology is needed to help streamline the clinical … In Georgia, where Shah practices, 40% of her patients have Medicaid coverage, but Medicaid doesn’t cover the diabetes prevention programs. Some that are offered through a CDC-YMCA partnership may have a reduced cost, “but …

Digital Diabetes Prevention

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Launches Omada’s Type 2 Diabetes Management Program | PR Newswire | 11/13/2019

… Shield of Minnesota (Blue Cross) today announced the availability of Omada’s Type 2 Diabetes Digital Care program as a covered benefit for the insurer’s commercial plans. Building on the two organizations’ success deploying digital diabetes prevention in the state, Omada’s type 2 diabetes program will be available for Minnesota employers to launch beginning January 2020 . Blue Cross also announced a strategic investment in Omada Health through the insurer’s parent company …

Community Health

Solera, Blue Mesa Health Expand Relationship to Offer Spanish-Language Diabetes Prevention Program to Medi-Cal Beneficiaries | PR Newswire | 11/12/2019

PHOENIX , Nov. 12, Solera , the nation’s leading network of digital and community health partners, today announced its expanded relationship with Blue Mesa Health . Moving forward, the two organizations will work together to provide the Spanish-language Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) Transformemos as a covered Medi-Cal (California Medicaid) member benefit. Blue Mesa’s digital therapeutic is an evidence-based, lifestyle change program that is designed to assist Hispanic and Latino Medi …

Telehealth

Strategies for Managing Chronic Conditions in Rural Areas | HealthPayer Intelligence | 11/11/2019

… that doesn’t reimburse as well as other programs would,” Cihla explained. READ MORE: 22% of Those With Rural Healthcare Lack Telehealth Coverage One way to persuade stakeholders, Cihla suggested, was to point to the implications … Diabetes Coalition supports community-based organizations through seed funding for diabetes prevention programs and works with them to generate strategic and sustainable goals. One of the most successful initiatives was a Walk to Disney World …

Digital Health

Abbott, Omada Look to Add mHealth Coaching to Diabetes Care Management | mHealth Intelligence | 10/15/2019

… mHealth Coaching to Diabetes Care Management The new partnership continues efforts in mHealth and telehealth circles to create an integrated digital health platform that can include blood glucose sensing, coaching and insulin delivery. Source: ThinkStock … a health and wellness platform that has proven successful in Diabetes Prevention Programs – helping those at risk of developing type 2 diabetes make lifestyle changes that reduce that risk. “The biggest barriers to success for …

American Medical Association

Intermountain Ventures Invests in Omada Health | PR Newswire | 10/10/2019

… organizations that began five years ago. In 2016, Intermountain Healthcare and Omada launched an innovative partnership in conjunction with the American Medical Association to deliver digital diabetes prevention services via physician referral. In addition to … Program has been an important addition to our portfolio of diabetes prevention programs for Intermountain Healthcare patients and caregivers. This strengthened partnership will help us further our shared goals to not only prevent and manage …

Chronic Disease Management

Omada Health receives strategic investment from Intermountain Ventures | MobiHealthNews | 10/10/2019

… expansion of its integrated digital care program. Omada Health receives strategic investment from Intermountain Ventures October 10, 2019 Share Digital chronic disease management company Omada Health has added onto June’s $73 million funding round with … Program has been an important addition to our portfolio of diabetes prevention programs for Intermountain Healthcare patients and caregivers. This strengthened partnership will help us further our shared goals to not only prevent and manage …

American Diabetes Association

Why your doctor may not be able to help you avoid diabetes | 9/16/2019

… gaps contribute to doctors underscreening for and missing diagnoses of prediabetes, and in turn, not referring patients to type 2 diabetes prevention programs,” says Eva Tseng, M.D., M.P.H. , an assistant professor of general internal medicine … a 7% weight loss is the minimum recommended by the American Diabetes Association as part of a diabetes prevention lifestyle change program. “Our results also suggests that 25% of PCPs may be identifying people as …

Diabetes Management

Noom Reveals Behavior Patterns of Consumers Who Succeed With Weight Loss Resolutions | PR Newswire | 1/2/2018

diabetes management in addition to its flagship weight loss and diabetes prevention programs. Noom has offices in New York City , Seoul and Tokyo . Press Contact: Mark Macias …

Fruit Street Health

American College of Lifestyle Medicine Announces Addition of Telehealth Leader Fruit Street Health to its Lifestyle Medicine Corporate Roundtable | PRWeb | 4/30/2020

American College of Lifestyle Medicine Announces Addition of Telehealth Leader Fruit Street Health to its Lifestyle Medicine Corporate Roundtable Share Article The American College of Lifestyle Medicine (ACLM) has announced the addition of telehealth leader Fruit Street Health to its Lifestyle Medicine Corporate Roundtable, a group of individuals and organizations whose collective vision is sustainable human health, a sustainable health care system and a sustainable world. “Fruit Street programs can …

CovidMD™ Launches As Comprehensive Risk Assessment, Triage And Telemedicine Platform For COVID-19 | PR Newswire | 4/23/2020

NEW YORK Fruit Street Health , a leading telehealth company funded and guided by physicians, today announced the launch of CovidMD™ ( www.CovidMD.com ), a risk assessment, triage, and telemedicine platform created to help the healthcare system safely and efficiently respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. CovidMD will allow people to fill out a risk assessment, receive personalized information based on CDC guidelines, and get connected to a healthcare provider via live video …

Lark Health

Lark Health’s Virtual Diabetes Prevention Program Reaches Vulnerable Populations in Health Provider Shortage Areas | PR Newswire | 4/27/2020

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. , April 27, Lark Health, a leading chronic disease prevention and management platform, today released a study of its virtual Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP), finding it produced positive clinical outcomes for adults at-risk for type 2 diabetes who live in a Health Provider Shortage Area (HPSA), a designation given to geographic regions with a shortage of primary care providers. Delivering care virtually to at-risk populations is …

Lark Health study shows impact of virtual diabetes prevention program on underserved population | FierceHealthcare | 4/27/2020

Startups have been lobbying for federal policymakers to allow Medicare reimbursement for virtual and digital diabetes prevention programs—particularly in light of the COVID-19 crisis. Now, digital health startup Lark Health says it has new evidence behind its virtual diabetes prevention program (DPP) when it comes to reaching vulnerable patients and keeping them healthy at home. Lark Health is an integrated chronic care management platform that uses artificial intelligence …

Noom

Popular Diet Plan Looking Great with Top 5-Star Rating from TopConsumerReviews.com | PRWeb | 3/6/2020

Popular Diet Plan Looking Great with Top 5-Star Rating from TopConsumerReviews.com Share Article Noom, a leader among Popular Diets, receives a best-in-class ranking from TopConsumerReviews.com. For all of these reasons and more … diabetes management in addition to its flagship weight loss and diabetes prevention programs. Noom has offices in New York City, Seoul and Tokyo. About TopConsumerReviews.com TopConsumerReviews.com, LLC is a leading provider of reviews and rankings …

Noom Reveals Behavior Patterns of Consumers Who Succeed With Weight Loss Resolutions | PR Newswire | 1/2/2018

Noom Reveals Behavior Patterns of Consumers Who Succeed With Weight Loss Resolutions News provided by 07:00 ET Share this article NEW YORK , Jan. 2, For the first time, artificial intelligence and human coaches have quantified … diabetes management in addition to its flagship weight loss and diabetes prevention programs. Noom has offices in New York City , Seoul and Tokyo . Press Contact: Mark Macias …

Omada Health

Abbott, Omada Look to Add mHealth Coaching to Diabetes Care Management | mHealth Intelligence | 10/15/2019

… has announced plans to integrate its FreeStyle Libre continuous glucose monitoring system with a connected health coaching platform developed by Omada Health, giving people living with type 2 diabetes access to care management alongside their … a health and wellness platform that has proven successful in Diabetes Prevention Programs – helping those at risk of developing type 2 diabetes make lifestyle changes that reduce that risk. “The biggest barriers to success for …

Intermountain Ventures Invests in Omada Health | PR Newswire | 10/10/2019

SAN FRANCISCO Omada Health today announced an investment from Intermountain Ventures, the strategic investment arm of Intermountain Healthcare. The investment expands a relationship between the two organizations that began five years ago. In 2016, Intermountain … Program has been an important addition to our portfolio of diabetes prevention programs for Intermountain Healthcare patients and caregivers. This strengthened partnership will help us further our shared goals to not only prevent and manage …

Solera Health

Omada Health receives strategic investment from Intermountain Ventures | MobiHealthNews | 10/10/2019

Solera Health , Virta Health and others. ON THE RECORD “The Omada Program has been an important addition to our portfolio of diabetes prevention programs for Intermountain Healthcare patients and caregivers. This strengthened partnership will help us further our shared goals to not only prevent and manage diabetes, but also to improve the experience, outcomes, and overall health of our patients,” Dr. Liz Joy, medical director for Health Promotion and Wellness …

Blue Shield of California teams up with Solera to re-launch Wellvolution | MobiHealthNews | 6/28/2019

… how to pursue individualized health and wellness goals. The new technology is born from a collaboration between the insurer and Solera Health, a digital marketplace for benefits and chronic disease management programs. The platform helps … In 2017 the insurer teamed up with Solera to offer Diabetes Prevention Programs (DPPs) to commercial health plan members. Blue Shield members can access the Solera program — which offers both digital and in-person programs …

Wellington Management

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Launches Omada’s Type 2 Diabetes Management Program | PR Newswire | 11/13/2019

… now have access to a personalized program with professional coaching from Certified Diabetes Educators wherever and whenever they need it.” Earlier this year, Omada announced a $73 million round of investment led by Wellington Management, bringing the company’s total investment to more than $200 million . Omada has published 11 peer-reviewed studies and is currently running the largest-ever randomized controlled trial of a digital diabetes prevention program. The company’s …

Intermountain Ventures Invests in Omada Health | PR Newswire | 10/10/2019

diabetes prevention programs for Intermountain Healthcare patients and caregivers. This strengthened partnership will help us further our shared goals to not only prevent and manage diabetes, but also to improve the experience, outcomes, and overall health of our patients,” said Liz Joy , MD, Medical Director for Health Promotion and Wellness, Intermountain Healthcare. Earlier this year, Omada announced a $73 million round of investment led by Wellington Management, bringing the company’s …

Kaiser Permanente

Intermountain Ventures Invests in Omada Health | PR Newswire | 10/10/2019

… care, and reducing costs by improving patient experience. “The Omada Program has been an important addition to our portfolio of diabetes prevention programs for Intermountain Healthcare patients and caregivers. This strengthened partnership will help us … more than 275,000 participants to date. Omada partners include Cigna, Kaiser Permanente, Blue Cross Blue Shield Minnesota, and other leading health plans. For additional information, please visit www.omadahealth.com . Media Contact: Denae Thibault [email protected] 774-275-1462 …

Omada Health raises $73M Series D led by Wellington Management Company | MedCity News | 6/27/2019

The round also included participation from previous investors including Cigna Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, Kaiser Permanente, Sanofi Ventures and Norwest Venture Partners, reportedly values the company at $600 million. Post a comment / Jun 26, 2019 at … healthcare stakeholders. CMS has thus far refused to fund digital diabetes prevention programs and plans can be skeptical of emerging digital health tools. Duffy pointed company has received inbound interest from MA plans which were …

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Why your doctor may not be able to help you avoid diabetes | 9/16/2019

… diabetes prevention programs,” says Eva Tseng, M.D., M.P.H. , an assistant professor of general internal medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and lead author of the JGIM paper. “Along with closing the PCP knowledge gaps our survey identified, we believe the problem needs to be addressed at the health care system level,” says Nisa Maruthur, M.D., M.H.S. , a Johns Hopkins associate professor of medicine and a co-author …

Many PCPs lack knowledge about prediabetes, survey finds | 9/13/2019

diabetes prevention programs ,” Eva Tseng, MD, MPH, assistant professor of general internal medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, said in a press release. Investigators sent a survey to 1,000 PCPs listed in the AMA’s Physician Master File. The survey included questions about risk factors that should promote prediabetes screening, laboratory criteria that indicates prediabetes diagnosis, and prediabetes management recommendations. A total of 298 eligible PCPs returned completed …

Johns Hopkins Medicine

Why your doctor may not be able to help you avoid diabetes | 9/16/2019

… your doctor wouldn’t either, according to the results of a new national survey of primary care physicians (PCPs) conducted by Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers. In a report on their findings in the Journal of General … prediabetes, and in turn, not referring patients to type 2 diabetes prevention programs,” says Eva Tseng, M.D., M.P.H. , an assistant professor of general internal medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and lead …

Survey Shows Many Primary Care Doctors Are Unprepared to Help Patients Avoid Diabetes | 9/11/2019

… your doctor wouldn’t either, according to the results of a new national survey of primary care physicians (PCPs) conducted by Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers. In a report on their findings in the Journal of General … prediabetes, and in turn, not referring patients to type 2 diabetes prevention programs,” says Eva Tseng, M.D., M.P.H. , an assistant professor of general internal medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and lead …

Cigna

Intermountain Ventures Invests in Omada Health | PR Newswire | 10/10/2019

… care, and reducing costs by improving patient experience. “The Omada Program has been an important addition to our portfolio of diabetes prevention programs for Intermountain Healthcare patients and caregivers. This strengthened partnership will help us … enrolled more than 275,000 participants to date. Omada partners include Cigna, Kaiser Permanente, Blue Cross Blue Shield Minnesota, and other leading health plans. For additional information, please visit www.omadahealth.com . Media Contact: Denae Thibault [email protected]

Omada Health raises $73M Series D led by Wellington Management Company | MedCity News | 6/27/2019

The round also included participation from previous investors including Cigna Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, Kaiser Permanente, Sanofi Ventures and Norwest Venture Partners, reportedly values the company at $600 million. Post a comment / Jun 26, 2019 at … healthcare stakeholders. CMS has thus far refused to fund digital diabetes prevention programs and plans can be skeptical of emerging digital health tools. Duffy pointed company has received inbound interest from MA plans which were …

Sean Duffy

Abbott, Omada Look to Add mHealth Coaching to Diabetes Care Management | mHealth Intelligence | 10/15/2019

Sean Duffy said in a press release . “Partnering with Abbott to give individuals access to FreeStyle Libre as part of the Omada program will deliver a unique combination of personalized human coaching and technology-enabled care to support those goals.” With this deal, Omada Health is branching out with a health and wellness platform that has proven successful in Diabetes Prevention Programs – helping those at risk of developing type 2 …

Intermountain Ventures Invests in Omada Health | PR Newswire | 10/10/2019

… partner who has worked with your business for years decide to become an investor,” said Omada co-founder and CEO Sean Duffy . “Omada and Intermountain Healthcare are fundamentally aligned on our values, and our vision … Program has been an important addition to our portfolio of diabetes prevention programs for Intermountain Healthcare patients and caregivers. This strengthened partnership will help us further our shared goals to not only prevent and manage …

Andreas Michaelides

Noom Reveals Behavior Patterns of Consumers Who Succeed With Weight Loss Resolutions | PR Newswire | 1/2/2018

… exercise and diet data with Noom Coach , giving the behavior change company a unique view on Americans’ health habits. Dr. Andreas Michaelides , Noom’s Chief of Psychology, predicts artificial intelligence and human coaches will increasingly work … diabetes management in addition to its flagship weight loss and diabetes prevention programs. Noom has offices in New York City , Seoul and Tokyo . Press Contact: Mark Macias …

Noom Reveals Behavior Patterns of Consumers Who Succeed With Weight Loss Resolutions | PR Newswire | 1/2/2018

… exercise and diet data with Noom Coach , giving the behavior change company a unique view on Americans’ health habits. Dr. Andreas Michaelides , Noom’s Chief of Psychology, predicts artificial intelligence and human coaches will increasingly work … diabetes management in addition to its flagship weight loss and diabetes prevention programs. Noom has offices in New York City , Seoul and Tokyo . Press Contact: Mark Macias Email: [email protected] Phone: 646-770-0541 View original content …