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

Milton Keynes (MK Diabetes Care)

DESMOND Coordinator

Name: Desmond Administrator

Telephone: 01908 619911

Email: mk.diabetescare@nhs.net

Times available: 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday. 24hr Answer Phone

Localities: Courses are now held in Bletchley, Central Milton Keynes and Willen

Referral Pathway: Via GP or another member of your Diabetes Care Team e.g. Practice Nurse, Dietitian, Podiatrist.

Modules Delivered:

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

DESMOND Foundation module available (for those with established diabetes)

We have a team of 14 Educators consisting of Diabetes Specialist Nurses, Diabetes Specialist Dietitians and Lay Educators

We aim to give easy access to a course by offering a variety of times, including evenings and Saturdays.

Please note that this course is also open to people with long standing Type 2 diabetes.