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Same-sex accommodation

The Delivering Same-Sex Accommodation programme aims to eliminate mixed sex accommodation from hospitals in England by 2010. Find out why same-sex accommodation is such an important part of the privacy and dignity agenda and how the NHS is supporting hospitals to meet this target and deliver the best possible experience for all patients.  

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DIgnity Champions programme (opens new window)

A Dignity Champion is someone who believes passionately that being treated with dignity is a basic human right, not an optional extra.

Royal College of Nursing (opens new window)

The RCN believes that every member of the nursing workforce should prioritise dignity in care, placing it at the heart of everything we do.

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