QiC Diabetes Blog


Dr Jen Nash on managing the psychological impact of diabetes

Dr Jen Nash, clinical psychologist and founder of Positive Diabetes, speaks to Quality in Care (QiC) Diabetes about her work to provide psychological support to people with diabetes.

New diabetes treatments focus on reducing side effects

There was positive news for the diabetes community last month when Novo Nordisk posted data at the Diabetes UK conference demonstrating that its combination drug IDegLira avoids common side effects for diabetes treatment while still lowering blood sugar levels.

Sharing initiatives at the Diabetes UK conference

There are many ongoing projects that are helping people with both type 1 and type 2 diabetes in practical and efficient ways, improving patient outcomes and experience.

QiC Diabetes awards programme launches at Diabetes UK conference

The fourth Quality in Care (QiC) Diabetes programme is now open for entry to teams and individuals working within the field of diabetes.

QiC Diabetes: improving patient care (part two)

This webinar will feature three case studies of good practice in diabetes care

Diabetes webinars coming up

With Quality in Care Diabetes now in its third year, we bring you two FREE webinars featuring speakers from projects recognised in the first two award programmes to celebrate and share excellence in diabetes care.

Nick Guerin wins People’s Award at QiC Diabetes 2013

A Cheshire man was last week presented with a national award for his honest, open and informative blog on living with diabetes.

Interview with QiC Diabetes supporter DRWF

With the QiC Diabetes 2013 awards event being held tonight, we bring you an interview with Sarah Bone, chief executive of programme supporters the Diabetes Research & Wellness Foundation (DRWF).

Zoe’s story: Emotional support in diabetes

In 2012 Zoe Scott became the second ever winner of the Quality in Care (QiC) Diabetes People’s Award for her work with Hedgie Pricks Diabetes to raise awareness of the need for emotional support for young people with diabete

QiC Diabetes 2013 judging day photos

After receiving more than 70 high quality entries for Quality in Care (QiC) Diabetes 2013, our panel of expert judges convened at Chandos House in central London to assess and analyse each admission in detail.

Quality In Care Diabetes

  • 2020 KEY DATES
  • Open for entry: Wednesday 18 March 2020
  • Entry deadline: Thursday 2 July 2020
  • Judging day: Thursday 10 September 2020
  • Awards ceremony: Thursday 15 October 2020
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