Hemoglobin A1c

Also known as: A1C
Hemoglobin A1c is a test that shows the average level of blood sugar over the past two to three months. People with diabetes need to have this test done regularly to see whether their blood sugar levels have been staying within a target range. This test is also used to diagnose diabetes.
Whether you have had diabetes for some time or are newly diagnosed, Providence Diabetes Education offers you and your family the knowledge and self-care skills necessary to live a healthy life. It’s our goal to help you live well and to keep you well informed.