Promoting Excellence in Diabetes Care

Secondary Care

Secondary Care Diabetes Service membership is offered to a service that provides a high standard of diabetes care and education for people with diabetes in an outpatient setting, but without the same level of specialist staffing as a tertiary service. A diabetes service must exist, which is defined as a unit comprising a team of health professionals dedicated to the provision of education and clinical services for people with diabetes. The service need not be located at a single geographical location.

A high standard of diabetes education must be delivered, but this may be without a full-time endocrinologist/diabetologist, or the same level of multidisciplinary care as tertiary care diabetes services. An evidenced and defined collaboration/relationship with an endocrinologist/diabetologist is to be established, with clinical and referral advice being provided by the specialist as required.

A Secondary Care Diabetes Service is defined as one that demonstrates the following:

What do you get as a Secondary Centre Member?

Be one of the NADC Secondary Member Centres!

Redland Hospital Healthy Living NT
Northeast Health Wangaratta Nepean Hospital
Benella Community Health Murrumbidgee Local Health District
Geelong Diabetes Armidale & Tablelands
Portland Distrct Health Green Street Medical
Clarence Diabetes Service Bass Coast Health Diabetes Education
Northern Beaches Diabetes Service