SCREENING & EDUCATION PROGRAMS

OPEN YOUR EYES TO DIABETIC BLINDNESS

Diabetic retinopathy is the leading cause of blindness in working-age adults in the U.S.1

Open Your Eyes to Diabetic Blindness (DB) is a multichannel initiative created to raise awareness about the risks of diabetic retinopathy and the importance of getting an annual eye screen. The program provides resources for payers, employers, and providers to educate patients with diabetes.

Hear what diabetic retinopathy screening means to a clinic. Together, let’s increase screening rates.

Reference:

  1. National Eye Institute. Facts about diabetic eye disease. https://nei.nih.gov/health/diabetic/retinopathy. Accessed January 15, 2016.