Chapter 22. Organization of Care

  1. Peter J. Watkins1,
  2. Stephanie A. Amiel2,
  3. Simon L. Howell3 and
  4. Eileen Turner4

Published Online: 30 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470760277.ch22

Diabetes and its Management, Sixth Edition

Diabetes and its Management, Sixth Edition

How to Cite

Watkins, P. J., Amiel, S. A., Howell, S. L. and Turner, E. (2008) Organization of Care, in Diabetes and its Management, Sixth Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470760277.ch22

Author Information

  1. 1

    King's College Hospital, London

  2. 2

    King's College, London

  3. 3

    King's College, London

  4. 4

    King's College Hospital, London

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405107259

Online ISBN: 9780470760277

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Keywords:

  • organization of care;
  • national service frameworks;
  • clinical audit;
  • symptoms of diabetes;
  • integrated care

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Summary

  • National Service Framework for Diabetes

  • Specialist Service Provision

  • The Multiprofessional Specialist Team

  • Joint Specialist Clinics

  • Integrated Care Pathways

  • Information Technology

  • Local Diabetes Services Advisory Groups Diabetes Steering Groups/NSF Implementation Groups

  • Diabetes Registers

  • Local Guidelines for Management

  • Expert Patients

  • Screening for Diabetes

  • Annual Review Screening for Complications

  • Education

  • Clinical Audit

  • Conclusions