November is American Diabetes Month


Here is an interesting slide that packs in a lot of data and clearly indicates the severity of the issue we face.

We have a lot of work to do to identify the pre-diabetics in order to prevent them from developing the disease, as well as identifying and better treating those who already have the disease.  The potential costs of the status quo from a quality of life, medical claims and workforce productivity standpoint are enormous.

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About Fred Goldstein

President and Founder of Accountable Health, LLC. My background includes over 25 years of health care experience in hospital administration, health plan management, disease management and population health.
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