Improving Diabetes Prevention and Management


Priority Area

Improving Diabetes Prevention and Management


Through this RFP, NYHealth sought to help 3,000 primary care physicians achieve excellence in diabetes care as demonstrated by attaining recognition under the National Committee for Quality Assurance or Bridges to Excellence diabetes recognition program. By targeting 3,000 doctors, approximately 25% of the 11,000 primary care physicians in New York State, NYHealth expected to set a new standard of care that will lead to a tangible increase in the number of people with controlled diabetes, a decrease in hospitalization rates for people with diabetes, and a decrease in the number of emergency room visits related to diabetes.

This RFP is now closed.