The Hemoglobin A1c (A1C) test measures the level of blood glucose a for persons with diabetes. High levels of blood glucose
puts people at risk for blindness, kidney disease, and lower extremity infections. With support from their provider, people
can can reduce their risk of serious complications by controlling their levels of blood glucose
Percentage of Persons With Diabetes Who Had Their Hemoglobin A1c Tested Within the Last Year, Utah, 2000-2012
Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS), National Center for Quality Assurance (NCQA).
Percentage of health plan members with diabetes who had their Hemoglobin A1c tested within the last year.
How We Calculated the Rates
Number of sampled health plan members with diabetes who had their Hemoglobin A1c tested within the last year.
Number of sampled health plan members with diabetes.
Page Content Updated On 01/09/2014,
Published on 02/11/2014
Office of Health Care Statistics, Center for Health Data and Informatics, Utah Department of Health, Salt Lake City, UT 84114-4004, Telephone: 801-538-7048,
Fax: 801-538-9916, Website: www.health.utah.gov/hda, Email: HEALTHCARESTAT@utah.gov
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