COVID-19 has changed the way care is delivered to people with long term conditions which is exemplified by the treatment of people with diabetes. The extraordinary work undertaken during the unprecedented pressure of COVID-19 will be reflected in the 2021 awards. We are therefore focusing QiC to recognise the transformation of services and care provision which has been undertaken in response to these unprecedented times.
Do you work in a type 1 specialist service team?
Have you or your team made significant positive changes to a type 1 specialist service in response to COVID-19?
This category recognises initiatives that deliver specialist support for children, young people and emerging adults, and adults with type 1 diabetes, and have demonstrated a positive impact on the diagnosis and management of type 1 diabetes and associated secondary complications in response to the COVID-19 pandemic
Entries will be judged on five essential criteria: innovation, equality, diversity and variation, results, user feedback along with dissemination and sustainability.