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- Feb 2020
Annual immunization against influenza (for children and young people with diabetes over the age of 6 months).Immunization against pneumococcal infection (for children and young people with diabetes who need insulin or oral hypoglycaemic drugs).
- annual flu vaccine
- pneumoccocal vaccine
Immediate (same-day) referral for all adults diagnosed with type 1 diabetes
immediate (same-day) referral to a specialist for
- adults diagnosed with T1DM
- children and young people with suspected type 1 diabetes
People with diabetes who have experienced hypoglycaemia requiring medical attention are referred to a specialist diabetes team.
Serious hypoglycaemia = endocrinology referral
People with diabetes with an active foot problem that is not limb-threatening or life-threatening are referred to the multidisciplinary foot care service within 1 working day and triaged within 1 further working day.
- Active foot problem = podiatry ferral within 1 day