Lowers HbA1c
by one per cent
Evidence base
For the NHS
by the NHS

East Staffordshire & South Staffordshire (Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust)

DESMOND Coordinator

Name: Scott Waters

Telephone: 01889 572 029

Email:  sst-tr.diabetes-southdivision@nhs.net

Times available:  08:00 to 16:00, Monday to Friday

Localities: East Staffordshire & South Staffordshire – Bilbrook, Burton-on-trent, Cannock, Lichfield, Rugeley, Tamworth and Uttoxeter

Referral pathway: GP/Practice/DSN refers in. Referral is then triaged. Accepted referrals are sent an opt in letter and patients have 4 weeks to respond and book on a course.

Modules to be delivered: Newly Diagnosed and Foundation modules (done in 1 day)


Our DESMOND courses are run from a number of locations in South Staffordshire and East Staffordshire and are run by a team of highly knowledgeable educators, dietitians and diabetes specialist nurses.