Growing pressure on services alongside chronic staffing issues risk creating a ‘perfect storm’ for patients.
The 17-bedded specialist private hospital is now closed.
Training should be specifically tailored to those working in care homes, schools and prisons in addition to hospitals and GP surgeries
“The bears help to normalise medical equipment for people, and help to reduce any worries they have".
Training is to be introduced for the entire health and care workforce, including ancillary staff, by the end of 2019.
Learning disability care is facing crisis as the latest workforce data shows a 40 per cent drop in specialist nurse numbers. The latest figures from NHS...
He walked out just seconds before an urgent question on the Learning Disabilities Mortality Review (LeDeR) could be tabled.