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King Edward Memorial Hospital

Diabetes Service

Workshops (Health Professionals)

Contact

Phone (08) 6458 2163
After Hours Emergency Phone (08) 6458 2199
Fax (08) 6458 2164
Location Centenary Clinic
King Edward Memorial Hospital
374 Bagot Road
Subiaco WA 6008
Map Please see our map of KEMH

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Referrals

(By appointment)

  • Medical specialist - a written referral is required
  • Women (attending or planning birth at KEMH) may self refer to the Dietitian and the Diabetes Midwife

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Clinics

Clinics Location Time
Pregnancy and Diabetes East Wing Clinic
Ground Floor
A Block, KEMH
Tuesday 9:00 - 11:00
Wednesday 8:00 - 12:00
Pre-Conception East Wing Clinic
Ground Floor
A Block, KEMH
Tuesday 9:00 - 11:00
Wednesday 8:00 - 12:00

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Education Sessions

Education sessions Location Time
Pre-Conception Centenary Clinic
KEMH
Sessions Conducted as Required
Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM) Centenary Clinic
KEMH
Monday 9:30
Thursday 13:30
Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes Centenary Clinic
KEMH
Tuesday 13:30

An education class is suggested prior to attending the Pregnancy and Diabetes Clinic. These classes can be arranged by appointment with the Diabetes Midwife

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Services

The Diabetes Service is a resource centre for education and management of women with diabetes in pregnancy throughout the state of Western Australia. The education, care and management of these women involve a multidisciplinary health care team approach. The statewide service provides a variety of resources, clinics, education and information sessions for women and their families.

The Diabetes Service at KEMH offers:

  • counselling and education on pre-conception and after birth care for women with Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes, GDM or Phenylketonuria
  • pregnancy care for women with Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes, GDM or Phenylketonuria
  • ambulatory stabilisation of insulin use
  • shared antenatal care for women on consultation with their GP. The woman's pregnancy must be classified as low risk, both obstetrically and medically.
  • a postnatal review of women with diabetes

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