In the UK, Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) and Health and Wellbeing Boards (HWBs) use clinical indicators to measure the quality of health services commissioned by CCGs and, as far as possible, the associated health outcomes.
‘SWEET’ is an acronym derived from ‘Better control in Pediatric and Adolescent diabeteS: Working to crEate CEnTers of Reference’. This group of established European and national diabetes organisations have joined forces to improve diabetes management in children and adolescents. The website describes what SWEET has achieved over the past years and what they are planning in the field of paediatric diabetes care in Europe.
A paper reports an experience of developing and implementing a whole-system, pathway of care driven approach to diabetes management across a health community over four years.
These guidelines produced by Diabetes UK cover all aspects of diabetes care in people living in care homes and present a national policy of good clinical practice for diabetes care within these living environments.