Standard 10 – Quality Improvement
The DSMES services Quality Coordinator will measure the impact and effectiveness of DSMES services and identify areas for improvement by conducting a systematic evaluation of process and outcome data.
Tools to Satisfy Standard 10
ADCES Tool to Satisfy Standard 10 pdf icon[PDF – 317 KB]external icon:
This tool outlines the components needed for your application for Standard 10.
Sample CQI Plan: Transportation Barrierpdf iconexternal icon
This is an example of a CQI plan on DSMES access due to a transportation barrier.
Sample CQI Plan: Increasing Attendancepdf iconexternal icon
This CQI plan aims to increase attendance to DSMES by promoting awareness among providers and persons with diabetes.
CQI Toolkit pdf icon[PDF – 1 MB]external icon:
This resource explains what is required by ADA to meet Standard 10 and contains worksheets, templates, and examples of CQI projects.