The GlucoRx HCT & Ketone meter is the preferred choice for Vale of York and North Yorkshire CCG when home monitoring of ketones is indicated in Type 1 diabetes.
The GlucoRx HCT & Ketone meter cannot be prescribed on the NHS in primary care but the blood glucose testing strips and ketone testing strips may be prescribed.
This device range uses GlucoRx ketone test strips .
See the link above to the North Yorkshire and York guidance for more information
Oral glucose tolerance test
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Requires initiation or recommendation by a specified member of the Hospital Specialist Team. Suitable for continuation by a GP, with appropriate supporting documents. No written shared care agreement necessary
As for Amber, but suitable for continuation by a GP within written and agreed shared care frameworks, and according to the agreed process for transfer of care of those drugs
Not routinely commissioned.
May be initiated and continued in primary, secondary and tertiary care