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.
The program is based on a strong partnership with Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute and local health services. Our team of Baker diabetes specialists are leaders in their 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.