Download our referral pack or follow the steps below to help REWIND type 2 diabetes today.


Type 2 Diabetes Remission and Intensive Lifestyle Support

Programme inclusion criteria

      Aged over 18 and registered with a GP in North West London

      Type 2 diabetes - Diagnosed less than 12 years ago

      Not on insulin, pregnant or planning a pregnancy

Key Documents

1. REWIND type 2 diabetes pathway protocol

A guide to the REWIND pathways including inclusion criteria, exclusion criteria, coding and medication.

2. REWIND referrers guide

A simple step by step guide on how to refer patients to the REWIND programme.

3. REWIND sample SMS invite

A sample invite to send out to all eligible patients via SMS.  Don't forget to include our website link to help patients understand the benefits of the programme.

4. TDR subsidy allocation protocol

The Total Diet Replacement (TDR) pathway is offering a subsidy to individuals on Universal Credit.  Please review the protocol to understand allocations.

5. REWIND patient information sheet

Our providers, Xyla Health & Wellbeing, have created an easy-to-follow information sheet for patients wanting to know more about the programme and what it offers.  Download the PDF.

6. REWIND GP information sheet

Our providers, Xyla Health & Wellbeing, have created an information sheet for Healthcare Professionals wanting to understand the programme and what it offers.  Download the PDF.


For EMIS users only:

Please right-click and save to download these three documents BEFORE importing into EMIS:

  1. EMIS REWIND searches (June 2021 version)
  2. EMIS REWIND template
  3. EMIS REWIND referral form


Step 2: Discuss and Refer

Make sure that you discuss REWIND with your patient before referring. Use the consultation checklist in our referrers pack.

For patients to learn more about the programme, please refer them to our weekly Q&A session with the REWIND team.  This is held every Thursday at 12:00 via Microsoft Teams which they can register for here.

You may also want to send them this video, which highlights the key parts of the programme or direct them to the patient REWIND website.

Here is a completed example of a REWIND referral form

Step 3: De-prescribe and Monitor

Download our Referral and De-Prescribing Protocol

Have further questions?

Download our Frequently Asked Questions or if you would like to ask a question directly, then leave your details below to join our MS Teams FAQ drop-in sessions any time between 12-1pm on a Wednesday.

Support for PCNs

If you would like an update on or support around REWIND with your PCN, please get in touch.

What happens next?