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Type 2 Pathway - Background Information

This pathway has been developed as part of the Bay Navigator care pathway initiative.

A wide range of resources were used to develop the pathway. The major source was the New Zealand Guidelines Group Guidance on the Management of Type 2 Diabetes 2011 - Diabetes guidance document - New Zealand Guidelines Group

This NZGG based its guidance on the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN) guideline 116 - Management of Diabetes - http://www.sign.ac.uk/pdf/ManagementofDiabetes

The diabetes workshop members met from May to December 2011. The membership is/was:



Dr Joe Bourne

GP Liaison Co-Lead

Dr Kingsley Nirmalaraj

SMO Co-Lead

Dr Jenny Jones


Isabel Raiman

Team Leader, Diabetes Nurse Specialist

Dr Margaret Chavasse


Dr Indira Edwards


Jill Arnold

Community Nurse Educator Ngati Awa Social & Health Services

Philippa Jones

Primary Care Nurse Leader

Gina Berghan

MNDNS Poutiri Trust

Jo Brown

Diabetes Nurse Specialist

Yvonne Boyes

Clinical Nurse Leader

Wanda Ormsby

Kaupapa Diabetes Specialty Nurse

Mereana Waaka-Murch

DNS Kaitiaki

Mike Agnew

Portfolio Manager

Trevor Richardson

DSA Manager

Dr Joanne Simson

GP Liaison

Jacky Maaka

Admin Support

Kerrie Freeman


Last updated : Friday, August 21, 2015
Next review date : Saturday, August 20,2016

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