Local diabetic eye screening services provided very useful feedback to our survey into challenges in meeting the achievable standard for one of the national programme's key performance indicators.
NHS Diabetic Eye Screening Programme
An example of best practice from a local diabetic eye screening provider in helping to ensure equal access to screening for an individual with complex needs.
People with diabetes can now be signposted to new accessible web page versions of diabetic eye screening information leaflets.
The date for the next NHS Diabetic Eye Screening (DES) Programme national networking day is Thursday 28 November 2019. It will take place at Millennium Point in Birmingham. Space is limited and will be restricted to: 2 places per local …
The level 3 health screener diploma is the recommended training programme for any new screeners in the diabetic eye, abdominal aortic aneurysm and newborn hearing screening programmes. Here a trainee screener talks about his experiences of working his way through it.
It’s a well-known fact that young people’s engagement with diabetic eye screening could be better. Here's a fascinating account of how one area has been driving up screening attendance.
Important information for local screening providers on how and when they need to validate and submit key performance indicator (KPI) and screening standards data.
New national diabetic eye screening guidance published that describes a statistical method to compare grading outcomes between local screening providers.
The NHS Diabetic Eye Screening Programme has published revised national pathway standards that apply to all data collected from 1 April 2019 onwards.
Key performance indicators (KPIs) measure how the NHS screening programmes are performing and aim to give a high level overview of programme quality. This blog article updates you on the latest KPI data publications. Quarter 2 and 3 KPI data …