Standard 9 – Participant Progress

The provider(s) of DSMES services will monitor and communicate whether participants are achieving their personal diabetes self-management goals and other outcome(s) to evaluate the effectiveness of the educational intervention(s), using appropriate measurement techniques.

Tools to Satisfy Standard 9


AADE Tool to Satisfy Standard 9 pdf icon[PDF – 316 KB]external icon:
This tool outlines the components needed for your application for Standard 9.


Behavior and Other Participant Outcomes pdf icon[PDF – 274 KB]external icon:
This is a sample template to record behavior and other participant outcomes.

Sample Participant Behavioral Goals pdf icon[PDF – 63 KB]external icon:
This form can be used to help set and document progress toward a patient’s personal health goals.

Communication to Healthcare Provider pdf icon[PDF – 311 KB]external icon:
This link provides an example of how to communicate participant outcomes to the referring provider or other healthcare providers outside of the DSMES service.

Page last reviewed: December 11, 2019