The IHS Division of Diabetes continues to be a leader in publishing standards of care and clinical guidelines for diabetes treatment and prevention. These clinical guidelines help health care professionals provide consistent, quality care to American Indians and Alaska Natives with diabetes or at risk of developing diabetes. Show details
Standards of Care and Clinical Practice Recommendations: Type 2 Diabetes
These guidelines have helped health care professionals provide excellence in diabetes care to American Indians and Alaska Natives.
American Diabetes Association Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes 2014
Promoting a Healthy Weight in Children and Youth [PDF – 529 KB] – This IHS report outlines clinical strategies on five childhood obesity prevention and treatment recommendations for health care professionals in Indian Health Service, Tribal and urban Indian health clinical settings. The report’s five recommendations are based on the best available clinical evidence regarding the prevention and treatment of overweight.