This comprehensive resource has been developed to help members acquire and set up a professional diabetes screening service.
Why provide a diabetes screening service?
A diabetes screening service is designed to establish the likelihood / risk that a patient may develop diabetes at some time in the future or to identify if the patient may already have undiagnosed Type 2 diabetes. Early identfiication enables the patients to make appropriate lifestyle changes to avoid developing it or if appropriate referral to their GP for clinical diagnosis to enable it to be managed properly.
Setting up your diabetes screening service
We provide a number of downloadable resources to help you set up your service including:
- Diabetes screening service implementation checklist
- Staff workbook
- Pharmacy audit report template
- Staff competency checklist
- Screening flow chart
- Patient consent form
- Patient record form
- GP implementation letter
- GP referral letter
Along with a number of marketing tools including:
- A2 window poster (ordered via form)
- A5 bag stuffer flyer (ordered via form)
- Website and social media resources (download)
We also provide a range of testing equipment which you can order through eShop via the links below.