Free educational seminar promotes employer knowledge of diabetes

ALBUQUERQUE, NM (KRQE)– One local organization is hosting an important seminar for employers to learn more on a subject that will most likely impact them in some way.

The New Mexico Coalition for Healthcare Value is hosting an educational seminar, Employers Role in Carrying Diabetes Management to New Heights — Awareness. Access. Accountability,” to help employers learn what they can do to ensure that their employees are getting the proper care for diabetes, as well as addressing prevention for those who do not have the disease.

Executive Director, Patricia Montoya, Coalition Education Chairman, Mark Tyndall, for the New Mexico Coalition for Healthcare Value joined KRQE’s This Morning team to discuss the seminar. Watch above.

The seminar features physicians, healthcare providers, health plans and the New Mexico Department of Heath all while having the opportunity to not only learn but also interact with all the multi-stakeholders involved in this issue.

The seminar will take place at the Anderson Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum Friday, November 18 from 7:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. The seminar is free, but space is limited. Registration is suggested.

For more information or to register, visit their website. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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