Neuropathy (Foot Care) – HCP

Assess and manage the diabetic foot in 60 seconds
(Source: Wounds Canada)

Assess risk for diabetes-related foot complications
(Source: Wounds Canada and Diabetes Canada 2017)

Assist in navigating the patient to the right service and treatment
(Source: Alberta Health Service)

Refer the patient to the right provider
(Source: Diabetes, Obesity & Nutrition Strategic Clinical Network, Alberta Health Service)

Summarise steps of the Diabetic Foot Care Clinical Pathway
(Source: Diabetes, Obesity & Nutrition Strategic Clinical Network, Alberta Health Service 2017)

Assess the foot, to identify risks of ulceration and to classify the level of patient risk
(Source: Diabetes, Obesity & Nutrition Strategic Clinical Pathway, Alberta Health Service 2018)

Quickly detect major risks and prompts health professionals to refer the patient to appropriate specialists
(Source: National Aboriginal Diabetes Association (NADA))


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