Standard 1 – Internal Structure
The provider(s) of DSMES services will define and document a mission statement and goals. The DSMES services are incorporated within the organization—large, small, or independently operated.
Tools to Satisfy Standard 1
AADE Tool to Satisfy Standard 1 pdf icon[PDF – 322 KB]external icon:
This tool outlines the components needed for your application for Standard 1.
Sample Letter of Administrative Support pdf icon[PDF – 119 KB]external icon:
This is a sample letter demonstrating evidence of administrative support for the DSMES service.
Sample Mission Statement pdf icon[PDF – 318 KB]external icon:
This is an example of a DSMES service mission statement.
Sample Service Goals pdf icon[PDF – 352 KB]external icon:
This document lists examples of diabetes education service goals.
Organizational Chart pdf icon[PDF – 426 KB]external icon:
This is an example of a DSMES service organizational chart.