Diabetes Care service profile
Mid Essex integrated diabetes service works in partnership with PROVIDE (formerly known as Central Essex Community Services) to deliver an integrated care pathway.
The hospital based component of the diabetes service provides highly specialist care for patients with Type I and Type II Diabetes Mellitus, on both an in- patient and an out -patient basis.
- Patients benefit from a comprehensive service that includes Diabetologists, Nurse specialists, specialist Dieticians, podiatry and specialist foot wear
- The joint diabetes / obstetric ante-natal clinic is held on level 4 of the PFI wing at Broomfield Hospital.
- The team works closely with the paediatric service to deliver transition care.