Health Care Professionals, Businesses & Schools
Whether in clinical practice, classroom, or workplace, managing diabetes effectively is complex and requires a team approach. Take advantage of the diabetes education resources and tools designed especially for health care professionals, business professionals engaged in planning and conducting business health strategies, and school personnel. They were created by the experts from the NDEP and are based on the latest scientific research. Click on the links below to find out more.
These clinical practice tools and patient education materials addressing control and prevention will help you to identify and counsel patients with prediabetes to help prevent the onset of the disease and work with patients with diabetes to take control and prevent the devastating complications.
With diabetes prevalence rates soaring and workers spending more than one-third of their day on the job, employers are becoming more concerned about diabetes prevention and control in the workplace. Learn how to implement worksite wellness programs to improve the lives of your employees and lower the costs of health care and missed productivity for your company.
Find tools to empower school personnel, parents, and students to ensure a safe learning environment and equal access to educational opportunities for all students with diabetes. Also learn about diabetes in children and adolescents and how you can help them manage their diabetes.
Find tools and programs that can help you with making lifestyle and behavior changes. Diabetes HealthSense also includes research articles on lifestyle changes and behavioral strategies.
Transitioning to adulthood can be stressful for teens with diabetes and their families. Teens and young adults need to assume more responsibility for diabetes self-management and make more independent judgments about their health care needs. To aid this process, NDEP has assembled materials and resources to make the transition to adult health care a smooth one.
NDEP is always on the road to health, exhibiting at health fairs, speaking at conferences or attending events to share what we’ve learned about diabetes. See where we will be next or download a presentation from a past event.
This evidence-based booklet outlines important patient-centered principles of diabetes care, helping health care professionals identify people with prediabetes and undiagnosed diabetes for treatment aimed at preventing long-term complications.
This comprehensive resource guide helps students with diabetes, their health care team, school staff, and parents work together to provide optimal diabetes management in the school setting. View or download promotional tools.
Use these promotional tools to help NDEP promote Practice Transformation in your community.
These slides contain the latest U.S. diabetes prevalence and incidence rates broken down by age, sex, and race/ethnicity. They are designed as a resource for health care professionals, diabetes educators, and students. Slides can be downloaded as an entire presentation or used individually.
Search ADA's library of resources for information in specific journals, search by topic, and check out recent articles.