Thank you for your interest in pursuing accreditation through the AADE Diabetes Education Accreditation program (DEAP). We offer a simplified and streamlined application process that meets the highest quality requirements set forward by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. In addition, we offer one complimentary one-year membership to all new applicants.
In order to help you make the application process easier and reduce delays, we have set up three sections for you to read and discuss with your team (as available) as you begin the process of setting up your DSMES services and preparing your accreditation application.
Section 1: Initial Application Pre-work
This section provides useful questions for you and your team to use as a guide for groundwork as your prepare to set up your services
Section 2: What Else Do I Need To Know?
This section helps you understand other aspects you need to consider as you prepare your application.
Section 3: Application Process
This section walks you through preparing documentation to meet the 10 National Standards