Tools & Resources: Diabetes

Clinical Resources

American Diabetes Association
Offers continuing education programs, clinical practice guidelines, and other resources for health care professionals.

American Association of Diabetes Educators
Has publications, products, and continuing education opportunities for health care professionals, plus information on educational campaigns targeting health care providers and the general public.

National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse
Find information and data on diabetes diagnosis, treatment, research, and more.

Put Prevention Into Practice
Planning and evaluation tools/resources for healthcare systems, clinicians, and clinic staff developed by the U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.

“Taking on Diabetes” Program
A campaign led by the American Association of Health Plans and the American Diabetes Association to prevent diabetes complications. Participation is open to all AAHP members.

Community Partners & Programs

American Diabetes Association
Find information on diabetes, diabetes care, and community-based diabetes programs.

CDC Diabetes Home Page
Has links to diabetes projects, partners, and publications. Also provides access to diabetes clip art.

National Diabetes Education Program
A joint program of the National Institutes of Health, the CDC, and 200+ partners. Includes resources for health care professionals,school personnel, and businesses.

State Contacts

Just for Employers

Diabetesatwork.org
An online tool to help businesses assess and minimize the impact of diabetes in the workplace. Also has information on choosing a health plan for people with diabetes.

Policy Resources

American Association of Diabetes Educators
Tracks national diabetes-related legislation.

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International
Advocates for policies and funding to advance diabetes research.

National Conference of State Legislators
Has general information on state health programs, including a summary of state disease management programs.

Diabetes Legislation