The San Bernardino Medical Group says goodbye to outdated magazines and hello to new technology that helps patients learn about diabetes prevention.
By fine-tuning its program, Loma Linda University Health aims to prevent manifestation of diabetes from prediabetes and not just slow its progression.
Many patients engage in “health-information avoidance,” which can be overcome by emphasizing the reversible nature of prediabetes.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services also wants to boost coverage of some telehealth services.
The AMA House of Delegates also encourages healthier options in hospitals, food banks, SNAP, and tackles wording that contributes to obesity stigma.