Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists

eFYI Newsletter

Feature Article

Ad Council Launches Campaign on Prediabetes

In late January, the Ad Council, along with the American Diabetes Association (ADA), the American Medical Association (AMA), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), released a nationwide campaign to spread awareness of prediabetes and prevent or delay type 2 diabetes.

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Trending Articles this Month

Check out this month's trending articles.

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Advocacy Update

Movement on Several Fronts

This has been a busy winter on the legislative and regulatory front. Our state licensure initiative is an effort to ensure that only qualified diabetes educators are able to provide the service.

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AADE Board Meets to Celebrate Recent Success and Chart a Course for the Future

Every three months, the AADE Board of Directors meets to discuss issues of importance to the membership. Most recently, they met in late January to celebrate recent successes and begin preparing to accomplish the goals of the recently drafted 2016-18 Strategic Plan.

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Final Days to Apply for AADE Award

It's time to apply or nominate a colleague for a 2016 AADE Award. Each year during the Annual Meeting, we recognize excellence in diabetes education and service to the association and the larger diabetes community. The deadline to apply is March 1.

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Annual Meeting

Set Your Sights on San Diego

We are making a splash in sunny San Diego Friday, August 12 through Monday, August 15. This is your opportunity for career-boosting educational sessions, building invaluable connections and exchanging best practices. AADE16 registration officially opens on Tuesday, March 1.

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Professional Development

Viva CORE Concepts® Las Vegas

CORE Concepts® is heating up the Las Vegas strip March 14-16 at The LINQ Hotel. Get to the heart of diabetes education with three healthcare professionals who are well-versed in the field, covering the perspectives of a nurse, a dietitian and a pharmacist.

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Build Your Diabetes Self-management Education and Diabetes Prevention Program

Last November, we piloted a new version of the popular DSME program which included an extra half-day dedicated to diabetes prevention. Due to its success, we are pleased to offer three more opportunities to attend this workshop in 2016!

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AADE Now Offering Lifestyle Coach Training

Do you want to learn the skills necessary to operate a successful National Diabetes Prevention Program (NDPP) at your site? Join us March 31 through April 1 for the Lifestyle Coach Training in Chicago, IL to get off to a strong start and earn CE.

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Membership News

Pennsylvania CB Offers Scholarships: Read one recipient's inspirational story

In 2015, the Pennsylvania State Coordinating Body started a student scholarship program, offering to pay for AADE student memberships for those who are willing to write an essay explaining why they are going into diabetes education.

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Membership Help Round-the-Clock with AADE 24/7

What do you do when you’ve signed up for a program, it’s late in the evening or on Sunday afternoon, and you need assistance? We’d love to help, but we can’t always be there.

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Reimbursement Questions? Ask the Expert

Do you have a question about Medicare reimbursement? Do you need an answer on private payer coverage? As a member, you have access to the AADE Reimbursement Expert to help you solve your reimbursement problems.

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Coming Soon: A Mobile-friendly MY AADE NETWORK

As part of our redesign of MY AADE NETWORK, launching in March 2016, look for a new and improved experience while you’re on-the-go.

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Top Commenters: Recognizing exceptional insight

Each quarter the most helpful, insightful and/or eye-opening comments are voted on by our team of Online Community Contributors who pick two comments that truly stand out.

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February 2016