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The Diabetes Service

The Rural Support Service (RSS) Diabetes Service aims to offer flexible, responsive, and innovative services to support the regional Local Health Networks (LHNs) across medicine, nursing, midwifery and allied health in the acute, community and aged care sectors.

The RSS Strategic Plan 2022-26 is fundamental to the safety and quality of established programs and planned projects. Our programs and projects are aligned with the RSS principles of client focus, co-design approach, outcome driven, innovative models of care, partnership and engagement, and value creation.

Our Key Functions:

  • Clinical Leadership and Collaboration
  • Information Systems and Communications
  • Clinical Protocols, Procedures, Work Instructions and Consumer Resources
  • Workforce Development and Training
  • Clinical Services

Meet The Team

Rachel Woods

Advanced Nurse Consultant
Grad Cert (Diab Ed), RN-CDE, ADEA

Collette Hooper

Nurse Practitioner
MN(NP), BNg (Post Reg), Grad Cert (Diab Ed), RN-CDE, fADEA

Barbara Cummins

Project Administration Officer
Mob: 0428 113 606
Fax: (08) 8429 6034
Email: rachel.woods@sa.gov.au
Mob: 0409 940 878
Fax: (08) 8823 2902
Email: collette.hooper@sa.gov.au
Mob: 0412 344 753
Fax: (08) 8429 6034
Email: barbara.cummins@sa.gov.au
Work days | Monday - Friday
Locations | Grenfell Street & WFH
Work days | Monday - Friday
Locations | Wallaroo Hospital & Health Service & WFH
Work days | Mon, Thursday & Friday
Locations | Grenfell Street & WFH