As a result of the current Federal government funding situation, the information on this website may not be up to date or acted upon. Updates regarding government operating status and resumption of normal operations can be found at www.opm.gov . Despite the lapse in appropriations, IHS will continue to provide direct clinical health care services as well as referrals for contracted services that cannot be provided through IHS clinics. For more information on how IHS is impacted, visit: HHS Contingency Plan
The IHS Division of Diabetes developed the fact sheets below to help inform Tribal Leaders, Tribal community members, and others about diabetes, the Special Diabetes Program for Indians (SDPI), and IHS Division of Diabetes activities. These documents can be used by American Indian and Alaska Native diabetes programs to help inform local leaders and community members about diabetes-related issues. Note: As of October 13, 2016, links provided in these documents will no longer work. Contact the Division of Diabetes with any questions.
SDPI: Community-Directed Grant Programs
|Changing the Course of Diabetes [PDF – 827 KB]||2017|
|SDPI FY 2016 Community-Directed Grant Programs [PDF – 400 KB]||2016|
Diabetes and Indian Health
|Facts At-a-Glance [PDF – 237 KB]||2012|
|Joslin Vision Network Teleophthalmology Program [PDF – 730 KB]||2012|