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Diabetes Improvement Plan

Diabetes Improvement Plan

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

ISBN: 9781784129408

The Diabetes Improvement Plan sets out the priorities and actions to deliver improved prevention, treatment and care for all people in Scotland affected by diabetes.

Executive Summary

The Diabetes Improvement Plan sets out our continued ambition to deliver world-leading health and social care which is person-centred, clinically effective and safe.

This Plan identifies the key priorities and sets out why these issues are important. It identifies the key actions which if delivered will contribute towards improvement. The Plan also emphasises the importance of being able to measure the impact of what we do and thereby demonstrate the change that has happened.

The Plan identifies eight priority areas for improvement. These priorities are:

1. Prevention & Early Detection of Diabetes & its Complications

2. Type 1 Diabetes

3. Person-Centred Care

4. Equality of Access

5. Supporting & Developing Staff

6. Inpatient Diabetes

7. Improving Information

8. Innovation