Diabetes Services Reaffirmed by ADA

Diabetes Services Reaffirmed by ADA April 16, 2015



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Erica C. Cline
Corporate Communications
University Hospital


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University Health Care System's Diabetes Services
reaffirmed by American Diabetes Association

April 13, 2015 (Augusta, Ga.) – University Health Care System's Diabetes Services received "Continued American Diabetes Association Recognition" after an onsite audit of the program by the American Diabetes Association.

The audit, which took place in February, was review by the ADA's Decision Subcommittee of the Education Program Recognition Committee at which time they made the following comments about University's Diabetes Services:

  • University's Diabetes program meets all the standards
  • There are no deficiencies
  • University has an excellent program
  • University should be proud of its program
  • There is good support from physicians and administration
  • Facility impressive
  • University's Diabetes program is well organized
  • Documentation is well done
  • There are no recommendations for improvement
  • Quarterly Diabetes Advisory Committee meetings are impressive


University Hospital Diabetes Services offers a comprehensive program staffed by registered dietitians and nurse educators who have all earned certification in diabetes education.