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Diabetes Service | Redbridge NELFT

The diabetes service providesĀ support for healthcare professionals and people over the age of 17 living with type one and type two diabetes.

The service provides:

  • evidence-based specialist assessments
  • care planning
  • clinical management advice to patients and carers
  • structured and specialist self management education courses for patients, families and carers
  • training for healthcare professionals to update their knowledge and skills
  • act as a consultative service for all healthcare professionals caring for patients with diabetes

The team also co-ordinates specialist support services such as nutrition, foot care and signposts to retinal screening for house bound patients and patients with learning difficulties.

Who to contact

Telephone
020 8708 2690
E-mail
nem-tr.redbridgeltc@nhs.net
Website
http://www.nelft.nhs.uk

Where to go

Address
Community Care Advice CentreAldborough Road NorthNewbury ParkIlfordEssexIG2 7SR
Postcode
IG2 7SR
Notes

This service can be accessed from several venues across Barking and Dagenham, Havering, Redbridge and Waltham Forest - details of which can also be found on the leaflet.

When is it on?

Time/date
Monday to Friday - 9.00am to 5.00pm

Other Details

Ages
18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 and over
Referral needed?
Yes
Referral Details

All forms must be sent via email (fax forms are no longer accepted).

Referral criteria

  • People over with over 17 years old with diabetes, newly diagnosed or have existing type one or two diabetes,
  • People who have frequent hospital admissions, for example, diabetes ketoacidosis, recurrent hypoglycaemia and or insulin initiation/insulin dose adjustment.
  • Patients living in Redbridge and/or registered with a Redbridge GP.

Multi Agency Resource Centre Online (MARCO)

This information is intended solely for the use of practitioners within the children and young people's workforce in Redbridge. Please do not share information within this section with others.
For further information on this service please register or sign in. This service is only available to practitioners working with families in Redbridge.
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