Study shows impact of Lark® for diabetes prevention on underserved populations

April 27, 2020
Diabetes prevention in health provider service area shortages

“Startups have been lobbying for federal policymakers to allow Medicare reimbursement for virtual and digital diabetes prevention programs—particularly in light of the COVID-19 crisis.

Now, digital health startup Lark Health says it has new evidence behind its virtual diabetes prevention program (DPP) when it comes to reaching vulnerable patients and keeping them healthy at home.

Lark Health is an integrated chronic care management platform that uses artificial intelligence to help patients make the necessary behavior changes needed to manage their conditions actually stick.

A study released Monday found participants using Lark’s diabetes prevention program experienced an average weight loss of 10.4 pounds, or 4.3% of body weight, after completing the year-long program.”

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