A national group representing diabetes consultants in the UK has issued resources to help healthcare professionals to get FreeStyle Libre onto their formulary.
FreeStyle Libre became available on prescription across the UK from November 1, 2017, subject to local health economy approval, but fears of a “postcode lottery” have emerged.
In response, the Association of British Clinical Diabetologists (ABCD) has shared items to support the local adoption of the technology.
Meanwhile, NHS England’s Regional Medicines Optimisation Committee (RMOC) has issued a position statement about FreeStyle Libre, with advice aimed at Area Prescribing Committees. To read more, click here.