List of quality statements

List of quality statements

Statement 1. Women with diabetes planning a pregnancy are prescribed 5 mg/day folic acid from at least 3 months before conception.

Statement 2. Women with pre‑existing diabetes are seen by members of the joint diabetes and antenatal care team within 1 week of their pregnancy being confirmed.

Statement 3. Pregnant women with pre‑existing diabetes have their HbA1c levels measured at their booking appointment.

Statement 4. Pregnant women with pre‑existing diabetes are referred at their booking appointment for retinal assessment.

Statement 5. Women diagnosed with gestational diabetes are seen by members of the joint diabetes and antenatal care team within 1 week of diagnosis.

Statement 6. Pregnant women with diabetes are supported to self‑monitor their blood glucose levels.

Statement 7. Women who have had gestational diabetes have an annual HbA1c test.