AADE is one of two National Accrediting Organizations for CMS. As the only organization dedicated solely to diabetes education, AADE has the expertise and resources to support DSMT programs.
AADE’s DEAP includes program flexibility, multi-site accreditation, a simple fee structure and an online application with the ability to upload your supporting documents.
DEAP not only supports sites in traditional settings but has expanded to add community-based settings.
AADE provides free webinars for DEAP coordinators with the ability to earn continuing education credits toward the required number of hours.
AADE offers members a forum for Quality Coordinators to network with each other online (for AADE members only)
AADE provides one year of free membership with full benefits at the time of accreditation and reaccreditation. You can find a summary of benefits here.
The free membership is given to one individual in the accredited program and is not transferable if the individual leaves.