Treatment and Care Programme
The Treatment and Care Programme Priorities:
The NHS Shared Planning Guidance for 2017-2019 set out transformation funding for supporting improvement in the treatment and care of people with diabetes. Around £44 million of transformation funding will be used to improve treatment and care for the 2.8 million adults and children diagnosed with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes in 2017/18.
This will include:
The importance of improving outcomes for individuals with diabetes is reflected in the inclusion in the CCG Improvement and Assessment Framework (CCG IAF) of indicators covering:
These have been selected because they are recognised evidence-based measures indicating whether patients with diabetes are being supported to successfully manage their condition.
The Y&H Clinical Network has, and continues to, provide support to both bidding organisations and commissioners involved in this programme by maintaining focus on quality improvement, outcomes and evidence. This includes:
Links and Documents:
Diabetes Inpatient Specialist Nursing (DISN):
Multi-Disciplinary Foot Care Teams (MDFT):
Structured Education (SE):
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