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 Feature Article

New AADE Leaders Announced

The results from the AADE National Leadership Election are in! Each of our newly-elected national leaders brings a unique set of skills, knowledge and experience that will complement our existing board and help move our association forward.

 AADE Announcements

2018 Physician Fee Schedule: CMS Releases Proposed Rules on Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program Services

The Physician Fee Schedule and the Diabetes Prevention Recognition Program Standards were released in mid-July. Read these announcements, and submit a comment.

National Standards for DSMES Have Been Revised

The 2017 National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support have been revised and published online! Find out what changed.

College Diabetes Network Offers Free Resources for New College Students

The College Diabetes Network has Off to College booklets for students and parents.


 Reimbursement Primer

New Frequently Asked Questions for Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) Who Provide DSMES Services

Are you practicing in a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC)? Read our new FAQs to help with DSMES reimbursement questions.

 Meetings Mindset

Dive into Research at AADE17

Lacie Peterson, MS, RD, CDE details the remarkable opportunities to see research being conducted and translated as part of clinical practice at AADE17.

Social Media Opportunities at #AADE17

Hope Warshaw, MMSc, RD, CDE, BC-ADM, FAADE understands the importance of social media to stay connected. See a few of the opportunities to connect and learn on social media at #AADE17.


 Member Spotlight

Meet Your Fellow Educators

This month meet Kathy Dowd, AuD from Charlotte, NC. Learn why she became a diabetes educator, why she feels her job is rewarding, and what she thinks the biggest challenge that diabetes educators face.

 Journal Review

New Systematic Review Shows Technology-enabled DSMES Improves A1C

Journal opens access during August! Read a new systematic review on technology-enabled DSMES.

 Focus on Practice

Applying for Accreditation? Standard 1 is a Great Place to Start

Getting started on a multi-step project can be the hardest part. So take a deep breath, then take a moment to consider what resources are already available to get a project like accreditation in motion.

 Leader Board

Focus on Leadership

In this issue of eFYI, we present to you 2017 Board members Constance Brown-Riggs, MSEd, RD, CDE, CDN; Nathan Painter, PharmD, CDE; and Sara (Mandy) Wilson Reece, PharmD, CDE, BC-ADM.


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 Education Know-How

AADE Creates Program to Offer Workforce Training to Organizations, Health Departments and Hospital Systems

Research demonstrates that when employers invest time, money, and resources into educating their staff, employees not only feel appreciated and valued, but also more confident and empowered in their work.

 Tech Savvy

Google It!

Angela Lasky has worked in the technology industry for many years, and the biggest prevailing question she's faced with her clients, customers, and coworkers is “How do I…?” There is a plethora of tools and resources available on the internet.

 Finance Tips

Mid-Year Personal Finance Checkup

The days are longer, the sun is shining brighter, the beaches are full and the last thing you probably want to think about are your personal finances. But now is really the best time to do a mid-year checkup.


 Educator Resources

Together2Goal Campaign Offers a Wealth of Materials on a Variety of Diabetes Topics

Have you been taking advantage of the resources offered by the American Medical Group Association (AMGA) Foundation through its Diabetes: Together2Goal Campaign?

Vaccines: An Important Step in Staying Healthy

Adults with diabetes are at higher risk for serious problems from vaccine-preventable diseases. CDC recommends adults with diabetes get an annual flu vaccine as well as stay up to date with pneumococcal, hepatitis B, and other recommended vaccines.

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