Communities of Interest (COIs)

Communities of Interest

COIs facilitate the professional development and collaboration of AADE members with common interest in specialized areas and functions of diabetes self-management education and training. The community does not deliver “products,” but rather is focused on knowledge management.



Latest Discussions in COIs

CORRECTION SCALE PROTOCOLSHello :) ,Does anyone have a correction scale protocol/policy for inpatients that they would be will…
hypoglycemia in gestational/pregestational diabetesWe are updating patient education materials and have run into some questions. What threshold for hyp…
PSA from JDRF UK: Is there a serious risk to your insulin pump in your kitchen?https://jdrf.org.uk/news/induction-hob-magnetic-field-danger-insulin-pump/   Is there a seriou…
infusion site recommendation for very thin person?I am teaming up with an endocrinologist to help start someone on a pump. She has struggled with anor…
how would you track water aerobicsOne of my peeps I'm working with uses a fitbit and was asking how would you track water aerobics....…
Share a Hotel room for the Diabetes Tech conference in Houston?I am interested in the Diabetes Technology conference in Houston, coming up April 21st to -22nd. I a…
holding insulin for patients on Tubefeeding/TPNWe are putting together an addendum for our sub q policy, it is a table to help guide nurses on when…
Homeless Type 1with frequent DKAWe have several homeless patients with Type 1 and frequent DKA.  The hospital will provide…
High c-peptide and high insulin antibodiesI need the expertise of the group.  I have a patient, insulin requiring, on hemodialysis with r…
ICD-10 Dx Code Updates: Medicare DSMT and MNTHi All, Here are 2 important updates (with late 2016 and early 2017 effective dates) for those of us…
ICD-10 Dx Code Updates: Medicare DSMT and MNTHi All, Here are 2 important updates (with late 2016 and early 2017 effective dates) for those of us…
AADE will be at APhA annual meeting in San Francisco - March 24-26, 2017Hi Everyone, I realize many of our Pharmacy COI members are also APhA members. This year, AADE will …
New Diabetic Neuropathy position statement from ADAIt can take several years to implement new health care guidelines. This is a link to the newest ADA …
essential oilsCan anyone share insight on the use of essential oils in pregnancy? I know there are limited researc…
ACT NOW (please)--Pharmacist Provider Status LegislationThe Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act could make federal pharmacist provider …
Carbohydrate recommendations in pregnancyI have heard conflicting recommendations on the amount of Carb that is essential for a healthy pregn…
Insulin pump documentation for inpatientsHi- I work at a hospital-based diabetes education program. I have been asked to help create a docume…
Senate Bill 345Dear Colleagues, I know my role is Advocacy Co-leader for the SC Coordinating Body of the AADE,…

Advanced Practice

Information sharing and networking opportunities for professionals working in or concerned with advanced practice issues.

Complications & Care

Information sharing and networking opportunities for professionals interested in diabetes-related health complications, and promoting health using principles of complementary medicine.

Cultural Diversity

Improving the quality of life for diverse cultural populations living with diabetes by increasing cultural awareness and offering guidance to healthcare professionals who provide diabetes care to diverse populations.

Diabetes Educators in Industry

The Diabetes Educators in Industry COI provides a place for networking and information sharing in order to bridge the gap in the perceptions and realities of the role of diabetes educators in industry positions.

Diabetes Prevention

Connects diabetes educators who provide prevention services and those who are interested in learning about how to implement such services.

Diabetes Technology

A place to discuss and learn about technological advances in diabetes.

Disabilities

Ensuring that people with disabilities have full access to all components of diabetes education and to offer guidance to healthcare professionals who provide care to people with disabilities.

Home Health Care

Provides a forum and networking opportunities for members to exchange ideas pertaining to the ongoing development and changes within the home health setting.

Inpatient Management

Provides a forum and networking opportunities for members to share and exchange ideas pertaining to the ongoing development and changes within the hospital setting.

Office & Clinic Based

Provides a forum and networking opportunities for members working in a physician's office or clinic.

Pediatric & Camp Educator

Offers information sharing and networking opportunities for professionals working with pediatric patients, and those working in diabetes camps.

Pharmacy

Provides networking opportunities and discussion pertaining to the ongoing development in a pharmacy-type environment, including: community, hospital, long-term care, consultant, faculty, and specialty practice clinic.

Physical Activity

Offers information sharing and networking opportunities for professionals interested in promoting physical activity’s function in the prevention of diabetes and as a treatment of choice within the diabetes education process.

Plant Based Nutrition

A resource for diabetes educators wanting to learn about this therapeutic diet and implement it into their practice.

Post Career

Offers information sharing and networking opportunities to members who are retired or soon to be retired.

Pregnancy / Reproductive Health

Offers information sharing and networking opportunities for professionals interested in gestational diabetes and related health issues.

Public Health

Offers networking opportunities for members working in or affiliated with the public health setting.

Veterans Affairs/Dept. of Defense

Provides networking opportunities for members working in or affiliated with these two federal agencies.

 

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