Many people face challenges trying to control their diabetes, mainly because they lack health insurance due to unemployment or other reasons. In some situations people might not be able to see a doctor as often as they d like. Doctor Julian Perez from Sea Mar Community Health Centers was here today to tell us how they re working to help uninsured and unemployed patients and Shandra Calmes, Patient Care Services Manager for Safeway Northwest Pharmacists, came in to tell us how they are helping bridge the health care gap.

For more on Sea Mar Community Health Centers, click HERE.

For more on Safeway pharmacy services, click HERE.

For more on United Health Group's Diabetes Prevention and Control Alliance, clickHERE.

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