Welcome to the healthcare professional resource page for MyWay Diabetes (known as Diabetes My Way in Greater Manchester). On this page you will find information on what the platform offers, and links to your local resources page. This will help support you in promoting the service to your patients.
What is MyWay Diabetes?
The MyWay Diabetes platform provides:
- A regional website with hundreds of open access resources, including multi-language content
- 10 QISMET-accredited eLearning courses for type 1, type 2, diabetes prevention and gestational diabetes (see leaflet here)
- Patient access to their diabetes-related health records along with tailored advice
Who can access MyWay Diabetes?
MyWay Diabetes operates to the NHS philosophies of equality of access and services being free at the point of care – therefore all people with diabetes in the region where the service has been commissioned can access all of the resources free of charge, there is no limit to the number of times they revisit, and we encourage the use of information and education resources by friends and family.
What are the benefits?
Users benefit from having ‘information in their pocket’. With over 200 quick access resources available, plus a full suite of structured eLearning courses (QoF and NDA friendly), they can learn where and when suits them best. Using NHS data to populate easy to understand dashboards and tailored content.
Evidence shows users make better use of consultations, feel more confident in self-management and show improvements in key metabolic measures. More information on the product evidence base can be found here. The video below highlights the features of MyWay Diabetes: