I am researching diabetes services and would like to request copies of the following documents, which I haven’t been able to find online:
The most up to date diabetes management and/or prescribing guidelines
MM 19 Prescribing Medicines Policy is provided.
MM 19 Prescribing Medicines Policy
The most up to date diabetes care pathway
The Trust applies exemption 21(1) to this request, as this information is available by other means. However, I wish to offer assistance and advice in the spirit of the Act I can inform you that the Trust refers to the Northants Care pathway which is available from the Northamptonshire NHS Primary Care Trust. A link to their website is provided.
The most up to date insulin initiation guidelines
We aim to follow NICE re insulin initiation (this is documented in the pathway information).
The most up to date medicines formulary and RAG traffic light status list
The Trust applies exemption 21(1) to this request, as this information is available by other means. However, I wish to offer assistance and advice in the spirit of the Act and a link to the information is provided Formulary link.
Please note the Trust is in the process of creating an electronic version of this document.
There is a RAG status for medicines which is produced and owned by the PCT. In providing support and assistance I have provided a link to their website.http://www.northamptonshire.nhs.uk/