West Midlands

Below are the ad hoc queries circulated amongst the Network and either a summary of responses or signposting where responses were more detailed. The aim is to collate a list so this is available in the future. Queries will still be circulated by email initially.

Dia Wipes – a┬ácouple of teams responded that these can be purchased from Funky Pumpers – sometimes the company offers voucher for second order.

Medtronic advance i-port fundingIndividual funding request (April 2022)

Alternatives to Freestyle Neo for BG and ketone meters – Caresens Pro, Caresens Dual, GlucoMen areo 2K. For more detailed responses, accuracy and rep contact details, contact heather.clark26@nhs.net (July 2022)

Pump saline starts (when going onto Medtronic 780 with CGM and T-slim with Dexcom) – contact heather.clark26@nhs.net for responses (July 2022)

Recording structured education: (Aug 2022)

  • Record 1:1 and group sessions on database
  • Created Google Forms to record use of Ready Steady Go – more auditable
  • Documented on Twinkle – tick box options what has been discussed and add details in the comments box; education drop down
  • Paper form which is scanned and uploaded once completed.