Peer Coaching Benefits Diabetes Care


When compared with usual care, peer health coaching appears to significantly improve diabetes control in low-income patients. A 6-month study found that A1C levels dropped by 1.07% for those who received coaching, compared with a 0.3% decreased rate for those receiving usual care.

Abstract: Annals of Family Medicine, March/April 2013.

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

9 + eight =