Name: Ciara Heverin
Telephone: 091 861129
Times available: 9.30am – 5pm
Localities: County Galway and Galway City, Ireland.
Referral Pathway: All newly diagnosed patients
DESMOND Newly Diagnosed module available (for patients up to 12 months post diagnosis)
Courses run on a monthly basis with 2 per month in the F2 format (over 2 afternoons one week apart). Started DESMOND in August 2007 with 4 trained facilitators (1 dietitian and 3 nurses).
Providing the newly diagnosed programme to all new clients with type 2 diabetes in Co Galway. Referrals from all health professionals- acute and primary care.