Setting Targets for Blood Sugar Testing

Talk to a member of your health care team about how often you should test and what targets to aim for.

Targets for My Daily Blood Sugar Tests


Test Time My Daily Target
  Between _______ and _______
  Between _______ and _______
  Between _______ and _______
  Between _______ and _______
  Between _______ and _______
  Between _______ and _______
  Between _______ and _______

Targets for My HbA1c Lab Tests

The HbA1c test, also known as the A1c or hemoglobin A1c, shows what your average blood sugar levels have been over the past 2 to 3 months. Ask your doctor how often you should get an HbA1c test and what test result to aim for.


My Schedule My Target
Every ______ months

My next test is due:

_____________________
Between _______ and _______

Clinical review by David McCulloch, MD
Group Health
Reviewed 03/01/2014