Guidance

Diabetic eye screening: untraceable patients

The publication sets out the NHS diabetic eye screening (DES) programme's processes for when patients are no longer traceable.

Documents

Diabetic eye screening: untraceable patients on local programme cohort database

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Details

This document explains how to proceed when a patient on the diabetic eye screening (DES) cohort database is no longer traceable.

It includes:

  • an illustrated guidance pathway
  • a template letter to contact the patient’s general practitioner (GP)
Published 29 April 2014