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Diabetes Prevention Program

Kern Family Health Care is proud to offer a New Member Benefit.            

Members at risk for diabetes can join our new Diabetes Prevention Program.  The Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) is a lifestyle change program.  DPP is designed to prevent or delay type 2 diabetes.  Members who have been told they have prediabetes qualify. The program will be for one year, and uses approved lifestyle changes including, but not limited to the following:

§  Provides a DPP coach.

§  Teaches self-monitoring and problem solving.

§  Provides encouragement and feedback.

§  Provide ways to support your goals.

§  Tracks routine weigh-ins to help accomplish goals.


Members who would like to be a part of DPP must meet the program’s eligibility requirements. Would you like to enroll or do you want to learn if the Diabetes Prevention Program is right for you? Please call 1-800-391-2000 and ask for the KFHC Disease Management Department