Perspectives on Diabetes Care

This is the official blog of the Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists where we share recent research and professional opinions on diabetes care and education.


Explore Helpful Views on Diabetes Care & Education

If you're looking for professional opinions on diabetes care and education, you're in the right place. Perspectives on Diabetes Care is the official ADCES® diabetes care and education blog that shares helpful views on diabetes care and education. 

This is where you'll find practical tips on working with people affected by prediabetes, diabetes and related cardiometabolic conditions and the latest research and viewpoints on issues facing diabetes care and education specialists and the people they serve.



Current & Past ADCES Blog Articles


Enhance Your Knowledge and Skills in Providing Cost Effective and Quality Care at ADCES23

Nov 16, 2023, 12:51 PM

ADCES23 is the perfect opportunity to learn how to perform at the top of your scope, revitalize your programs, maximize your impact, and decrease hospitalizations. Learn about the many sessions you can attend at this year's event.

DSMT services may continue to be provided via telehealth

Nov 16, 2023, 12:51 PM

Is DSMT via telehealth reimbursable? It's currently unclear. While ADCES, ADA and AND work with CMS on this issue, we have some guidance for those programs.

Managing Diabetes Post Pregnancy: Tips to help avoid Diabetes Burnout and Postpartum Depression

Nov 16, 2023, 12:51 PM

Both diabetes and pregnancy have been associated with an increased risk of anxiety and depression. With the growing prevalence of diabetes in the United States, the number of women impacted by diabetes during pregnancy is also on the rise. Learn how DCES's can support mothers with diabetes in their postpartum experience.

Mitigating Therapeutic Inertia Through Team-Based Care at ADCES23

Nov 16, 2023, 12:51 PM

The post-pandemic world challenges us to think differently about how to provide evidence-based clinical care and self-management training services that best meet the needs of persons living with prediabetes and diabetes. Learn more about the Mitigating Therapeutic Inertia Through Team-Based Care education track at ADCES23.

Diabetes Technology Advancements and Accessibility at ADCES23

Nov 16, 2023, 12:51 PM

As we mark 50 years of advancements in diabetes care and education, the specialty has come a long way since its early days. J. Daniel Ruck, DNP, FNP, BC-ADM, CDCES describes a few of the technology sessions you can learn from at ADCES23.

FreeStyle Libre 3 System & Hospital Discharge Program for Transition of Care

Nov 16, 2023, 12:51 PM

On behalf of Abbott, the makers of the FreeStyle Libre 3 system, join ADCES for a webinar on an overview of the FreeStyle Libre 3 system and the Hospital Discharge Program (HDP), along with the benefits of starting the appropriate hospitalized patients with diabetes at discharge on a continuous glucose monitor (CGM) for a pathway to the continuation of care.

Prioritizing Equitable Care for Diverse Individuals and Populations

Nov 16, 2023, 12:51 PM

As the countdown to ADCES23 continues, Magon Saunders, DHSc, MS, RDN, LD explains the importance of prioritizing equitable care and how you can dive further into this topic during the annual meeting.

Growing and Diversifying ADCES Membership: A Longstanding Domain in Strategic Priorities

Oct 31, 2023, 17:00 PM

2022 ADCES President Jan Kavookjian provides an overview of the 2024-2028 Strategic Plan, particularly as it relates to one of its overarching goals to grow and maintain a diverse memebership.

Patient Challenges Continue in Monogenic Diabetes, How Providers Can Help

Oct 31, 2023, 15:55 PM

Lisa Letourneau-Freiberg, MPH, RD, LDN shares recent research from the UChicago Monogenic Diabetes Registry on the challenges in obtaining an accurate diagnosis of monogenic diabetes.

Learn about FreeStyle Foundations in an Upcoming Webinar

Oct 3, 2023, 14:32 PM

Abbott invites you to explore how the FreeStyle Libre systems can be integrated into your practice to help manage your patients living with diabetes in an upcoming webinar.