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Children's Diabetes Service

The Children's Diabetes Team offer nursing care, support and advice to children and young people who have been diagnosed with Diabetes in the Southampton area.

Referral Criteria

Children and young people in the Southampton area who have been diagnosed with Diabetes. Referrals are made directly to the team through the hospital or other professionals once a child has been diagnosed as diabetic.

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Contact Information

Contact John Whiteside
Phone 023 8120 6893
Address Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO16 6YD
 

Opening Hours


Additional opening hours information
The Childrens Diabetes have a 24 hour Urgent Call Service and can be contacted outside of working hours on 0870 626 0364.

Additional Information for Health Professional

Full service description

The Children's Diabetes Team offer support, nursing, care and advice to children and young people who have already been diagnosed with Diabetes. The team offer clinics at Southampton General Hospital in Children's Outpatients on C Level on Thursday afternoons, as well as quarterly at Lymington Hospital (the first Tuesday mornings in January, April, July and October).

Patients are seen regularly at the clinic and also have a full assessment and review once a year, where a full physical examination takes place and blood tests are taken to check for further complications of Diabetes. Patients have access to a 24 hour emergency telephone line: 0870 626 0364

Referral Criteria

Children and young people in the Southampton area who have been diagnosed with Diabetes. Referrals are made directly to the team through the hospital or other professionals once a child has been diagnosed as diabetic.

Clinical Lead Contact Info

Clinical Lead John Whiteside
Clinical Lead Title Diabetes Nurse Specialist
Clinical Lead Phone 023 8120 6893
Clinical Lead Address Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton,
Clinical Lead Postcode SO16 6YD
Clinical Lead e-mail jwhiteside@nhs.net

Service Manager Contact Info

Service Manager Jenny Komorowski
Service Manager Title CCN Team Manager
Service Manager Phone 02380 743 014
Service Manager Address Ashurst Child & Family Centre, Lyndhurst Road, Ashurst,
Service Manager Postcode SO40 7AR
Service Manager e-mail Jennifer.Komorowski@Solent.NHS.uk
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