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Reply from Meds Management:

Dear Mr Cahm,

Thank you for your e-mail about FreeStyle.

In response to your two questions I can confirm that:

1) Dorset CCG plans to commission FreeStyle Libre sensors in line with the recently published NHS England criteria for the allocated number of patients with Type 1 diabetes
2) The commissioning statement will be updated to reflect the agreed Amber status. Patients will be initiated and then monitored by secondary care for 6 months, in line with NHS guidance, and when appropriate will be transferred to primary care for continued prescribing.


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