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for the ADCES Illinois Network!

Welcome to the homepage for the ADCES Illinois Network! This group represents and supports members and groups throughout our state. We encourage you to look around, join in discussions and participate. Just use the links below to start networking with your peers!

Coordinating Body for 2020 (click name to email)

CB Leader: Gayle Jennings 

CB Team Members:

Additional Symposium Planning Committee members

  • Anne Daly (Exhitor/Vendor Relations)
  • Jennifer Frericks
  • Sara Giaimo
  • Lori Gudat
  • Janet Hoffman
  • Lori Iocca (Nurse Planner)
  • Ansel Johnson
  • Debra Moorman
  • Gail Meyerson (IL-DCES of the Year)
  • Marla Soloman
  • Lynne Wentz (IL-DCES of the Year)


**Please continue to scroll down for the latest blog posts from the state and for information regarding your local networking group (LNG) including discussions and upcoming events. Be sure to subscribe to your local LNG to stay up to date with events in your area and to network with local ADCES members. For questions or information on how to do this, please reach out to the CB Technology Leader here *

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Latest Discussions

  • Hello all, As a follow-up to my presentation, here are some of the links I referenced. ADCES also released new content at the end of last week and I have included those links as well. ADCES Links: Updated FAQ document . We have tried to provide ...

  • When: May 7, 2020 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM (CT) Associated with Illinois Coordinating Body Please Join Us for our Telehealth Town Hall Event During this difficult time, the IL CB wants to provide support and fellowship ...

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    RE: IL Medicaid

    Our Heart Fundraiser and Employtee Giving Campaign that is held each year contributes to our grant. I also belong to the Aurora Cosmopolitan Club that has contributed. We have gotten small donations in the past from the Lions Club. We are always looking ...

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    RE: IL Medicaid

    Can you share sources for grant funding for diabetes education? Are diabetes medical supplies companies and pharmaceuticals companies able to help with grant funding? Ansel T. Johnson, O.D. Clinical Director Diabetes Care and Education Specialist ...

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    RE: IL Medicaid

    I appreciate the Foundation and grant money idea. I will have to pursue that here. Thank you! ------------------------------ Cheryl Burns RDN LDN CDE SIU Healthcare Springfield IL 217-545-5424 ------------------------------

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    RE: IL Medicaid

    It's sent through our foundation. The patient or insurance doesn't get billed. Donna Carter RN, BSN, CDCES, CPT Diabetes Education Rush Copley Heart Institute 630-898-3649 630-218-3825 pager 630-898-3672 fax Email: Donna.Carter@RushCo ...

  • How does the billing for that work. There is some $$$ like that available at my clinic for funding the Diabetes Ed program but my biller does not know how to manage this. Sent from my iPhone

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    RE: IL Medicaid

    Currently our Medicaid population is seen and we bill the financial grant that I've been able to get. We see them for 3 sessions and they get the same education as others. Donna Carter RN, BSN, CDCES, CPT Diabetes Education Rush Copley Heart ...

  • We RD ‘s providing MNT and diabetes education programs are not recognized as providers by the State of Illinois Medicaid program. All states have the option of providing the same benefit as covered by Medicare. Illinois has opted out of providing this ...

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    RE: IL Medicaid

    I thought that some of the Medicaid MCO's covered diabetes education and nutrition?? I would be interested in this info as well. Angela Weeks, RD, LDN, CDCES Diabetes Care and Education Specialist Anderson Hospital Maryville, IL 62062 ...

  • This is the population the needs it the most​ ------------------------------ Vickie Luff RN Clinical Quality Coordinator Central Counties Health Center Springfield IL 217-788-2381 ------------------------------

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