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Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) Poor Control (>9%) Intervention List
Download this two-page handout the TMF Quality Innovation Network created to help health care providers and practitioners find and implement quality improvement interventions to help patients take an active role in managing their diabetes and prediabetes.
Adobe PDF    Date Added: 05/05/2022    Date Last Modified: May 5 2022 10:35AM  
Improving Chronic Disease Self-Management Diabetes Change Package
The TMF Quality Innovation Network, under contract with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, designed this change package to provide strategies to address diabetes prevention, self-management and care.
Adobe PDF    Date Added: 09/28/2020    Date Last Modified: Oct 1 2020 1:29PM  
Paquete para facilitar el cambio: Mejoramiento del automanejo de enfermedades crónicas – Diabetes, para Puerto Rico
TMF Quality Innovation Network, según el contrato con los Centros de Servicios de Medicare y Medicaid, diseñó este paquete para facilitar el cambio a fin de proporcionar estrategias para abordar la prevención, el automanejo y la atención de la diabetes.
Adobe PDF    Date Added: 11/09/2020    Date Last Modified: Nov 11 2020 5:46PM  
The Impact of Point-of-Care Hemoglobin A1c Testing on Population Health-Based Onsite Testing Adherence: A Primary-Care Quality Improvement Study
This article discusses the results of a study among adult patients with diabetes due for HbA1c testing across three primary care practices. One conclusion: Practices with HbA1c point-of-care testing improves testing adherence at office visits, thereby resulting in better diabetes management for patients with worsening disease.
Web link    Date Added: 05/17/2022    Date Last Modified: May 17 2022 8:42AM  
Diabetes Care Management of Hyperglycemia in Type 2 Diabetes, 2018. A Consensus Report by the American Diabetes Association and the European Association for the Study of Diabetes
This consensus report addresses how to best manage glycemia in adults with type 2 diabetes. New recommendations emerging from a literature review is an addiitonal focus on lifestyle management and diabetes self-management education and support.
Web link    Date Added: 05/17/2022    Date Last Modified: May 17 2022 8:45AM  
Implementation of an Intensive Telehealth Intervention for Rural Patients with Clinic-Refractory Diabetes
According to this study, comprehensive telehealth interventions can successfully address and help reverse poor control of type 2 diabetes, even in rural areas.
Web link    Date Added: 05/17/2022    Date Last Modified: May 17 2022 8:48AM  
Diabetes and Health Centers
Health centers serve one in 11 people across the country, including the one in seven that has diabetes. The Health Center Program launched the Diabetes Quality Improvement Initiative to help patients control their diabetes.
Web link    Date Added: 05/17/2022    Date Last Modified: May 17 2022 8:50AM  
KnowDiabetesbyHeart™
This website features the latest cardiovascular and diabetes science, patient educational and clinical care tools and quality improvement programs. The American Heart Association and the American Diabetes Association created the website together, with the goal to reduce cardiovascular death, heart attack, stroke and heart failure in people living with type 2 diabetes.
Web link    Date Added: 05/17/2022    Date Last Modified: May 17 2022 9:04AM  
Conduct Practice-Based Screening
One-fourth of Americans who have Type 2 diabetes — and nearly twice that proportion among Asian and Hispanic Americans — are unaware they have it. The American Diabetes Association offers recommendations for testing for diabetes or prediabetes in asymptomatic adults.
Adobe PDF    Date Added: 05/17/2022    Date Last Modified: May 17 2022 8:52AM  
Optimize your EHR to prevent type 2 diabetes
The American Medical Association offers suggestions and guidance on how providers can use electronic health records (EHRs) and technology to improve care for patients with prediabetes.
Adobe PDF    Date Added: 05/05/2022    Date Last Modified: May 5 2022 12:33PM  
Guide to Clinical Care and Patients with Diabetes and Established Cardiovascular Risk
In the Know Diabetes by Heart Pocket Guide, the American Heart Association and the ADA summarize key clinical recommendations for cardio-metabolic health management for people with type 2 diabetes.
Adobe PDF    Date Added: 05/05/2022    Date Last Modified: May 5 2022 12:36PM  
ADCES7 Self-Care Behaviors™ REDUCING RISKS
Providers can give this handout to patients diagnosed with prediabetes or type 2 diabetes. This patient education tool from the Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists (ADCES7) is intended to help patients take an active role in keeping their hearts, kidneys and eyes healthy while they manage their diabetes.
Adobe PDF    Date Added: 05/05/2022    Date Last Modified: May 5 2022 12:44PM  
Diabetes INSIDE: Improving Population HbA1c Testing and Targets in Primary Care with a Quality Initiative
Read how Tulane Medical Group used the Diabetes INSIDE (Inspiring System Improvement with Data-Driven Excellence) program to conduct a multiyear review of outpatient EHRs to improve outcomes of patients with adult type 2 diabetes. The goal: to decrease hemoglobin A1C (HbA1c) under-testing, reduce the number of patients with poor glycemic control and lower HbA1c levels.
Web link    Date Added: 05/05/2022    Date Last Modified: May 5 2022 12:38PM  
Information for Health Care Professionals
The National Diabetes Prevention Program—or National DPP—was created in 2010 to address the increasing number of people diagnosed with prediabetes and type 2 diabetes in the United States. Health care professionals can refer their at-risk patients to a CDC-recognized lifestyle change program that focuses on changing certain habits and behaviors that contribute to poor health.
Web link    Date Added: 05/05/2022    Date Last Modified: May 5 2022 12:41PM  
Tools for the team: Diabetes prevention toolkit
This website lists resources and templates to help providers implement diabetes prevention strategies for patients with diabets. The site also includes educational materials for health care professionals and patients on a variety of diabetes prevention topics.
Web link    Date Added: 05/17/2022    Date Last Modified: May 17 2022 8:33AM  
National Diabetes Prevention Program Coverage Toolkit
This online toolkit was developed to provide information about the National Diabetes Prevention Program (National DPP) lifestyle change program. National DPP is a year-long, evidence-based intervention program developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. There is a video you can watch that provides an overview of the toolkit and suggests how participants can best use the resources.
Web link    Date Added: 05/17/2022    Date Last Modified: May 17 2022 8:36AM  
Screening for Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement
In this update to its 2015 recommendation, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends that adults, ages 35-to-70, get screened for prediabetes and type 2 diabetes if they are overweight or obese. USPSTF also recommends that clinicians offer or refer patients with prediabetes to effective type 2 diabetes prevention programs.
Web link    Date Added: 05/17/2022    Date Last Modified: May 17 2022 8:31AM  
Guiding Principles for the Care of People With or at Risk for Diabetes
These updated Guiding Principles now include new approaches to caring for patients with diabetes, including helping them develop the skills to self-manage their disease. A PDF version of the Principles are available for download at this website.
Web link    Date Added: 05/17/2022    Date Last Modified: May 17 2022 8:54AM  
Prevent Type 2 Diabetes, Prediabetes identification
This tool gives primary care providers step-by-step instructions for identifying patients who may have prediabetes. It also gives providers next steps for patients diagnosed with prediabetes.
Adobe PDF    Date Added: 05/17/2022    Date Last Modified: May 17 2022 8:58AM  
Guiding Principles for the Care of People With or at Risk for Diabetes, PDF
Over the years, multiple organizations have independently developed and updated evidence-based guidelines for the care of people with or at risk for diabetes. These updated Guiding Principles identify and synthesize myriad guidelines primary care providers and health care teams can use when delivering quality care to adults with or at risk for diabetes.
Adobe PDF    Date Added: 05/17/2022    Date Last Modified: May 17 2022 8:56AM  
Prevent Type 2 Diabetes, Prediabetes identification, FAQs
This resource is a compilation of frequently asked questions about prediabetes.
Adobe PDF    Date Added: 05/17/2022    Date Last Modified: May 17 2022 9:00AM  
Understanding A1C: A1C does it all
This patient resource explains the information that A1c blood test results provides. It averages blood sugar levels over two-to-three months. The higher the levels, the greater a patient's risk of developing diabetes complications.
Web link    Date Added: 05/17/2022    Date Last Modified: May 17 2022 9:02AM  
Living With Diabetes
This website offers education, support and resources to improve the quality of life for people with diabetes.
Web link    Date Added: 05/17/2022    Date Last Modified: May 17 2022 8:40AM  
Comprehensive Type 2 Diabetes Management Algorithm (2020) – Executive Summary
Since originally drafted in 2013, the algorithm for the comprehensive management of persons with type 2 diabetes has been updated with new therapies, management approaches and clinical data. The current algorithm includes up-to-date sections on lifestyle therapy and all classes of obesity, antihyperglycemic, lipid-lowering and antihypertensive medications approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Web link    Date Added: 05/17/2022    Date Last Modified: May 17 2022 8:27AM