Do you work in prevention and/or early diagnosis of diabetes?
This category recognises the impact of preventative initiatives to help people and their families and/or carers to live healthier lives and reduce the risk of developing diabetes, and of early diagnosis, and diabetes management including initiatives that result in diabetes remission. Entries may be submitted by NHS organisations, charities, national bodies, CCGs, local authorities, schools, pharmacies and private/consumer brand initiatives operating at a local, regional or national level.
Digital and technology initiatives should be UK or Ireland based (even if they are used globally). Work must have been conducted during the 18-month period between July 2018 and December 2019.
Entries should demonstrate clear, specific goals with outcomes that have been evaluated using appropriate baseline and follow-up measures. There should be evidence of innovation, and detail of project planning, methods, safety considerations, effectiveness, timeliness, user feedback, cost efficiency and economic viability and evidence of potential/demonstrable sustainability and dissemination.
Winner 2019 Prevention and Early Diagnosis
Changing Health’s innovative intervention programme to prevent Type 2 diabetes by Changing Health
"Winning the Quality in Care Award for Diabetes Prevention was a real boost for the whole Changing Health team. After spending 2 years developing our behaviour change programme for Type 2 diabetes prevention from the ground up, seeing that work recognised in one of healthcare’s most prestigious awards is hugely rewarding"
Mark Williams, Communications Manager, Changing Health