We think it is important to see our diabetic patients at regular intervals in a structured clinic involving both nurse and doctor.
You understand your diabetes better and therefore manage it more successfully.
You get the opportunity to ask questions and discuss your worries.
Regular monitoring of your diabetes enables us to get the best control of your blood sugar. Regular monitoring of your diabetes ensures that complications are picked up early.
What happens at the clinic?
- Dietary advice
- Advice on home monitoring of your blood sugar
- Examination to check blood pressure etc
- Blood and urine tests
- Review of your blood sugar control and your medication
National Diabetes Audit
Crystal Peaks Medical Centre are taking part in an important national project about diabetes care and treatment in the NHS. The project is called the National Diabetes Audit (NDA). We will share information about your care and treatment with the NDA but it is controlled by law and enforced by strict rules of confidentiality and security. The NDA will only receive your NHS Number, DOB and postcode.
If you do not want your information to be used, please contact reception.