The Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) aims to engage Public Employees Benefits Board (PEBB) Program members in diabetes prevention with onsite blood sugar testing events. To help you plan, promote, and host a DPP testing event, follow these four steps.
Get leadership support
What to expect
Get startedNote: Submit your request at least 45 days before the event date.
To help you promote your DPP testing event, pick and choose from the promotional materials below you feel will engage your staff.
Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) website
Send employees to Diabetes Prevention Program to find out more about this PEBB benefit such as who is eligible and how to sign up.
Use the DPP brochure as a detailed overview of diabetes prevention.
Use one or both of these flyers as a handout or poster to promote your event. To help employees find out if they are at risk for prediabetes, use the DPP risk quiz found on page two of both flyers.
Use one or both of these customizable messages wherever you promote wellness (such as email or intranet). You will find the customizable instructions on each message.
Share the following resources with testing event screeners and class providers. You can also use these to get familiar with the process for testing events and classes.
Finish the DPP testing event process by following these final two steps:
For employees that cannot attend your testing event
They can call 1-800-237-4942 to find a testing event near them
For employees without web access
They can call 1-888-926-6099 ext. 326 to register for your testing event
For help with the resources above