Diabetes Management Programs


Virta - Diabetes Management ProgramVirta is a research-backed treatment that reverses type 2 diabetes through a combination of nutritional ketosis, medical supervision, and one-on-one health coaching. Virta helps to naturally reduce your blood sugar and A1c, eliminate diabetes medications, and lose weight by using food as medicine. Available to employees, spouses, and adult dependents enrolled in the UA health plan with type 2 diabetes and prediabetes. Learn more at virtahealth.com/join./uas

Free Monthly Webinars:

Food As Medicine – Nutrition’s Role in Reversing Type 2 Diabetes & Chronic Disease- 12:00-1:00 PM (CST)

July 19 - Register

August 16 - Register

September 20 - Register


Livongo is a voluntary health coaching program that enables people living with diabetes to share blood glucose readings and other health data with Certified Diabetes Educators.​ Livongo launched February 1, 2020. ​Program participants will receive a free Welcome Kit which includes: ​1) a smart-touch glucose meter, scale and blood pressure cuff, and (2) unlimited A1c testing supplies via mail order delivery​.

Employees can enroll in the Livongo program in one of the two following ways:

  • Go to welcome.livongo.com and click “Join Now”, or
  • Call Livongo Member Support at 800-945-4355

Employees will be asked for a registration code and should specify UATUSCALOOSA.