Name: Mairead Walsh / Siobhan Meehan
Telephone: Mairead Walsh 086 8123221 / Siobhan Meehan 08
Times available: We try to deliver 5/year at times that suits our work schedule and the patients.
Localities: Mullingar, Tullamore & Longford Town
Referral Pathway: The practice nurse recruit patients from their practice and sends the referrals to us / Self referrals
DESMOND Newly Diagnosed module available (for patients up to 12 months post diagnosis)
The DESMOND tutors are 2 nurses, who work as part of the Midlands Primary Care Diabetes Structured Care Programme.
At present we only run Newly Diagnosed programmes.
We run DESMOND on 2 half days on various days at venues across Longford and Westmeath but hope to expand the programme to Laois and Offaly.