U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Health Care Professionals

Guiding Principles for the Care of People With or at Risk for Diabetes

Women talking with doctor.These Guiding Principles aim to identify and synthesize areas of general agreement among existing guidelines to help guide primary care providers and health care teams to deliver quality care to adults with or at risk for diabetes. No evidence-based guidelines have been developed for this resource. 

Supporting Organizations

The following organizations support the use of the Guiding Principles for the Care of People With or at Risk for Diabetes
  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
  • American Association of Diabetes Educators
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • American Diabetes Association
  • American Heart Association
  • American Optometric Association
  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • Department of Defense
  • Endocrine Society
  • H​​​ealth Resources and Services Administration
  • Indian Health Service
  • National Council of Asian Pacific Islander Physicians and AANPHI Diabetes Coalition
  • Office of Minority Health
  • The American Geriatrics Society

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September 2014​​​​​​