Employers Focus on Prediabetes

1 in 3 employees may have prediabetes. As their employer, you can help.

More than 30 million people in the U.S. have diabetes, and 1 out of 3 adults has prediabetes. Employers can play a significant role in helping their employees delay or manage diabetes—while also helping reduce the estimated $245 billion spent yearly on direct medical costs and time lost from work.


  1. Diabetes Prevention Impact Toolkit for Employers
  2. Business case examples (PPT and Mac versions)
The CDC Workplace Health Resource Center (WHRC) features a growing number of diabetes-related resources that you can use to help your employees delay or manage their diabetes.
You’ll find information about how to:

On the Job with the National Diabetes Prevention Program

Healthier, happier, more productive employees: how the National DPP “works at work.”

Other information can be found at Healthiest Maryland Businesses