Recommendations for Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM) Screening in NS

This practice resource was developed in September 2021 and provides information to care providers related to a new approach to GDM screening in Nova Scotia. The practice resource has been informed by evidence and has been adapted specifically to Nova Scotia’s context and population of pregnant persons. It includes the Diabetes Care Program of Nova Scotia GDM screening practice algorithm and information related to the interpretation of testing results.

Date Revised: 
September, 2021