Providing Diabetes Care in General Practice: A Practical by Gwen Hall

By Gwen Hall

A realistic guide on easy methods to supply overall healthiness deal with individuals with diabetes within the basic care atmosphere.

Show description

By Gwen Hall

A realistic guide on easy methods to supply overall healthiness deal with individuals with diabetes within the basic care atmosphere.

Show description

Read or Download Providing Diabetes Care in General Practice: A Practical Guide to Integrated Care PDF

Similar medicine books

Advances in Hemodynamic Research

Hemodynamics is the learn of dynamics within the circulatory process. Hemodynamics has been crucial in medical perform bearing on cardiovascular ailments from historical days. even though it is key since it is predicated on dynamics and physics, the knowledge of hemodynamics is tough for all these excited by cardiovascular illnesses.

Fractures of the Proximal Humerus (Strategies in Fracture Treatments)

This sequence offers a sincerely dependent and finished evaluation of fracture remedies in accordance with the latest clinical facts. every one ebook within the sequence is prepared anatomically, so the doctor can fast entry useful facets, examples, pearls and pitfalls. during this first quantity within the sequence, fractures of the proximal humerus are tested with an summary of fracture morphology, damage trend, preoperative concerns, conservative therapy, surgical administration and postoperative care.

Opere 1886-1905

Esemplare in buone condizioni. Copertina e tagli con tracce di polvere. Pagine ingiallite.

Extra resources for Providing Diabetes Care in General Practice: A Practical Guide to Integrated Care

Example text

A focus on quality and outcomes. The Quality and Outcomes Framework (QOF) rewards practices for meeting targets, many of which are clinical (see below). Practices can set the targets they aspire to. ■ Fairer funding. The new contract structure removes inequalities in funding associated with the previous payment for the numbers of people on lists rather than how they were cared for. ■ A wider range of services. ‘Enhanced services’ will encourage the management of long-term conditions such as diabetes in primary care, continuing the shift of care from secondary care and hospital services to general practice and PCOs.

A telephone call for advice may prevent an emergency situation arising. g. for people with renal failure or who are terminally ill). Interested dietitians are often involved in all aspects of diabetes support and education, for either individuals or groups. They may also, however, be involved in the provision of other dietetic services. In general, dietitians are hospital based, working with their colleagues and linking in with the diabetologist and nurse specialist, although they may increasingly be working with primary care organisations to provide care and education in the community.

NHS Modernisation Agency (2002). Workforce Matters. A Guide to Role Redesign in Diabetes Care. London: Department of Health. Nursing and Midwifery Council (2004). Code of Professional Conduct: Standards for Conduct, Performance and Ethics. London: Nursing and Midwifery Council. Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee (2004) New Community Pharmacy Contract. uk. Responsibilities of those involved in the provision of diabetes care 39 Further reading Department of Health (2001). National Service Framework for Diabetes: Standards.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.59 of 5 – based on 23 votes