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FOI Confirmation:

Our reference: NT4093 - Acknowledgement 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information (FOI) request dated 19 March 2019 received at North Tyneside CCG.

Your request is being dealt with under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and will be answered within twenty working days.

In some circumstances a fee may be payable.  If that is the case, I will let you know.  A fees notice will be issued to you if appropriate. You will be required to pay the relevant fee before we will proceed to deal with your request.

If you have any queries about this request or wish to contact us again, please email ntccg.foi@nhs.net.  Please remember to quote the reference

RESPONSE


Link to FOI Response

Key text:

North Tyneside CCG support provision of Freestyle Libre in line with the RMOC criteria. This is currently through provision via secondary care in line with the NTAG policy.

NTAG is aware of the new NHS England guidance and have committed to review their current policy  before the end of March to ensure patients in the region can access Freestyle Libre as outlined in the national publications. North Tyneside CCG will follow that policy.

NTAG Guidance published 16/04.

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