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3/9/2018 Study: Digital Tools Help Children and Teens Better Manage Type 1 Diabetes

A study by UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) and Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota shows children and teens with Type 1 diabetes (T1D) enrolled in an intensive remote therapy (IRT) pilot program experienced improved blood glucose control and better quality of life during the six-month study compared to those who received conventional care.

1/10/2018 UnitedHealthcare and Dexcom Bring Wearable Technology Solution, One-on-One Coaching to People Battling Type 2 Diabetes

UnitedHealthcare, the market leader in Medicare benefit plans, and DexCom, Inc., the leader in continuous glucose monitoring for diabetes management, today announced an individualized glucose management pilot program driven by wearable technology to help people with Type 2 diabetes manage their condition in real time.

4/23/2014 Video Features Program Helping Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

(4/23/2014) - See how NOT ME, a 16-week online program delivers the Diabetes Prevention Program via the Internet to people whenever and wherever they choose. 

6/3/2014 Study: Delivering a Diabetes Prevention Program through Cable Television Programming can be Effective in Tackling Growing Public Health Crisis

(June 3, 2014) – Research published by the peer-reviewed journal Obesity demonstrates the effectiveness of using video-on-demand (VOD) cable television programming to deliver core components of the Diabetes Prevention Program.

5/21/2013 UnitedHealthcare Brings Clinically Proven Diabetes Prevention and Control Programs to Los Angeles County Employees

(May 21, 2013) - UnitedHealthcare, in partnership with the YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles, and Ralphs and Vons pharmacies, is making Diabetes Prevention and Control Alliance (DPCA) programs available to Los Angeles County employees and their families.

7/26/2013 UnitedHealthcare Expands Diabetes Prevention Program to Memphis; Peabody Hotel Helps Employees "Tell Diabetes Not Me"

(July 26, 2013) – UnitedHealthcare, in partnership with the YMCA, is making the Diabetes Prevention Program available to The Peabody Memphis hotel employees and their spouses.

5/14/2013 UnitedHealthcare Holds Community Forum to Launch Evidence-Based Diabetes Prevention And Control Programs in Denver

(May 14, 2013) - UnitedHealthcare, in partnership with the YMCA, The Center for African American Health, American Diabetes Association (ADA) and Albertsons pharmacies, is bringing the clinically proven Diabetes Prevention and Control Alliance (DPCA) programs to Denver and the surrounding communities.

5/24/2012 Text Message Prescription Reminders Significantly Improve Patient Adherence to Oral Diabetes Medication

May 24, 2012 – A new study published in the May issue of Clinical Therapeutics shows that patients who participate in a text message prescription reminder program have significantly higher adherence to chronic oral medications than those in a control group.

10/9/2012 UnitedHealthcare Launches Initiative for Medicaid Beneficiaries in New Orleans to Help Fight Childhood Obesity

(Oct. 9, 2012) – UnitedHealthcare is bringing JOIN for MESM, a proven community-based, childhood obesity lifestyle-intervention program, to Medicaid beneficiaries who live in the New Orleans area.

1/10/2013 Study: UnitedHealthcare's Diabetes Health Plan Can Lead to Improved Health, More Effective Disease Management, Better Cost Control

(Jan. 10, 2013) - A two-year study from UnitedHealthcare, a UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) company, offers promise that the Diabetes Health Plan (DHP) can help people with diabetes more effectively manage their condition and reduce their health risks, while also reducing related health care costs.