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Camden CCG

DESMOND Coordinator

Name: Timea Tesci, Patient Education Administrator

Telephone: 020 3758 2036

Email: diabetes.ckd@nhs.net

Times available: 08.30 – 16.30

Localities: Brondesbury Medical Centre in Kilburn, St. Pancras Hospital and Peckwater Centre in Kentish Town.

Referral Pathway: via Self referral or GP can refer to Camden Integrated Practice Unit

Modules Delivered:

DESMOND Newly Diagnosed module available (for patients up to 12 months post diagnosis)

DESMOND Foundation module available (for those with established diabetes)

Overview
The DESMOND Programme in Camden is run over a full day, 2 – 3 times per month. It is available in various locations in Camden (see localities). It is FREE to all those with type 2 diabetes, who are registered with a Camden GP.

Your GP can refer you to the Camden Diabetes Integrated Practice Unit for structured education for type 2 diabetes. Once we receive your referral, we will send you available dates for you to choose from. Once you have received the dates, please contact our administrator to book a session. Alternatively you can self-refer and/or book a session by contacting us on: 020 3758 2036, or email: diabetes.ckd@nhs.net