Diabetic Specialist Nurse

Website NCICNHS North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust

This post is to increase and develop the provision of inpatient diabetes support and staff training into North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust (NCIC). The post holder will be an integral member of the Diabetes Service specialist team, providing care, treatment and education to diabetes patients and their families. This will involve working closely with the community network of health care professionals to deliver an integrated package of care between hospital and primary care.

A key aim of The Diabetes Service is to facilitate and encourage self-management by people with diabetes. Structured patient education programmes (DAFNE and DESMOND) are embedded in our pathways of care and training has been delivered to both primary care and specialist staff to undertake holistic care planning.

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