Diabetes Telehealth service connects patients with diabetes in rural Victorian communities with endocrinologists in Melbourne, with the support of a diabetes educator or appointment facilitator. The service sees adult patients with type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, latent autoimmune diabetes in adults, gestational diabetes, gestational type 2 diabetes and thyroid issues.
Endocrinology services are delivered by Dr Kavita Kumareswaran who is a leader in her field, with many years of experience in the management of diabetes and its complications.
This referral pathway outlines the suitability of patients for Flying Doctor Telehealth
and provides further instructions as to what information to include in a referral to Flying Doctor Telehealth.