Engagement in a Virtual Environment! Let’s “Bring Them Back”!

As National DPP providers, many of us wear multiple hats, working full time, multiple projects, home, family, school. While all of this is going on,  we often find ourselves searching for that particular National DPP resource. Recognizing your time is valuable. we are actively managing the State of Wellness Resources Page, regularly updating and organizing. […]

Making it Simpler….Revised Requirements: 2021 DPRP Standards

As we all review and begin using the New 2021 DPRP Standards, it can feel overwhelming at times! The NDPP Customer Service Center hears us and has just released a “Summary” of the revised requirements for CDC Recognition and related workflows. Making the workflow a bit simpler. The CSC has created the Revised Requirements in the […]

Sometimes It’s Hard to Wait!!

It’s been quite the summer so far! New 2021 DPRP Standards, updated DPRP Recognition requirements, upcoming NEW NDPP curriculum. This list seems to be growing! So many of us are asking, “When will the NDPP CSC post additional webinars, the new NDPP curriculum, and even add DPRP Office Hours to the NDPP CSC Calendar?” We […]

FAQ: Reapplying for CDC Recognition

Which way do I go? How do I get started? As program leaders, some make the decision to withdraw from CDC Recognition. There can be so many reasons. For those that find themselves in this situation, the NDPP Customer Service Program provides support and guidance. And, YES, you can reapply. Note: As the NDPP transitions […]

More to Share!…NEW 2021 DPRP Standards

More to share as the CDC/NDPP released the NEW 2021 DPRP Standards. As a big reminder…first…don’t forget to download/copy the New 2021 DPRP Standards! Then….review the latest summary . So how do the updated 2021 Standards compare to the 2018 Standards? Basically, we see a lot of similarity between the two guides, with a few minor additions, changes along […]

Big News!! The 2021 DPRP Standards

After receiving comments and suggestions from NDPP leaders and coaches across the country, the DPRP updated and released the 2021 DPRP Standards. To read a summary of some of the main changes read here. You will find: Guidance and important dates for programs who submit in March, April, May 2021…and beyond. Including some “transition allowances”. […]

Looking Forward in your DPP….What are your Program Goals for 2021?

I think we can all collectively agree….2020 in the Diabetes Prevention Program has been “interesting”! So…what have you witnessed, learned, and gathered from this past year of “COVID restrictions”? Here are some of the take aways coaches and coordinators have shared…. The virtual DPP is here to stay! It’s working and so many resources are […]

Engaging Your Participants….Let’s “Play” and “Discover” Together!

As we work within our DPP, it’s always important to keep engaging our participants! Exploring each week: What will “bring them back”? Consider visiting the FDA’s “Snack Shack” to play some games! Or check out the DPP Tips and Tricks Pinterest Page! A wide variety of shared resources, recipes, tips, and tricks to inspire and […]

Data Reporting–Your Common Questions!!!

As we collect data from our programs, many of us have questions that come up! And answers can be hard to find. Did you know that the NDPP Customer Service Center includes “discussions” around these common questions? These subjects range from collecting/submitting data to submission timelines. Here are a few of the discussions around some […]