Reducing hospital admission rates for people with diabetes

March 7, 2013

Source: NHS Evidence QIPP

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Date of publication:  January 2013

Publication type: Case study

In a nutshell:This NHS Greenwich initiative improved outcomes, reducing admissions in patients with cardiovascular disease and decreasing outpatient diabetic medicines attendances at £73,134 per 100,000 population

Length of publication: 10 pages


Diabetes Outcomes Versus Expenditure Tool (DOVE)

February 13, 2013

Source: Yorkshire & Humber Public Health Observatory

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Date of publication: January 2013

Publication type: Report

In a nutshell: The Diabetes Outcomes Versus Expenditure (DOVE) tool has been updated to provide data for 2011-12. It enables comparisons of expenditure on diabetes care with clinical outcomes for a selected CCG, other CCGs with similar populations and all other CCGs.

Length of publication: 1 web page

Source: NHS Networks

Five years on: delivering the diabetes national service framework

February 6, 2009

Source: Department of Health

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Year of publication: 2008

In a nutshell: The Diabetes National Service Framework (NSF) set out the first ever set of national standards for the care of people with diabetes. This report highlights progress over the first five years of the NSF Delivery Strategy; marking the half-way point of the implementation period.

Length of Publication: 44 pages

Some important notes: None

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Acknowledgements: Diabetes Newsfeed