Clinical Pharmacist and Certified Diabetes Educator Marisa Rowen at El Rio Heath in Arizona shares the three steps she took to maximize promotion of vaccines and to increase access to immunizations for PWDs in her healthcare system.
Self-care is a term that is increasingly used by the media, in technology and even in your favorite TV shows. But what does it mean and how does it translate to how diabetes care and education specialists can work with a person affected by diabetes? It all goes back to person-centered care.
Are you familiar with the relationship between diabetes and periodontal disease? In this blog post, Diptee Ohja of the American Dental Association briefly introduces the bidirectional relationship between the two and shares a resource you can use to asses the percentage of adults with diabetes in your practice who may need a referral to a comprehensive oral evaluation.
With continuous blood glucose monitoring (CGM) systems seen as increasingly effective tools, providers have started using loaner devices. These loaner devices allow providers to prescribe treatments that can be adjusted effectively without the individual having to make a full purchase of the CGM system.
AADE is proud to support our partner Children with Diabetes in their annual Friends for Life conference in Orlando. This year AADE awarded scholarships to two diabetes care and education specialists, as well as a family affected by diabetes. In this blog post, 14-year old scholarship recipient Richelleng shares her experience and learnings from this year's conference.