Learning Disability Nursing

Modernising learning disabilities nursing – progress continues

With an increase in the population of people with learning disabilities, the number of learning disabilities nurses has decreased significantly during the past ten years. To ensure that the health and social care systems are prepared for the changing health … Read more → – Modernising learning disabilities nursing – progress continues

Department seeks views on good practice in delivering services for people with learning disabilities

Care and Support Minister Norman Lamb has written to directors of social services and PCT chief executives to gather information on good practice to improve the quality of services for people with learning disabilities and their families. This follows publication … Read more → – Department seeks views on good practice in delivering services for people with learning disabilities

Learning disabilities nursing review launched in Wales

Lesley Griffiths, Minister for Health and Social Services for the Welsh Government and Jean White, CNO for Wales, have attended the Welsh launch of the national review into modernising learning disabilities nursing They were joined in Wrexham by learning disabilities … Read more → – Learning disabilities nursing review launched in Wales

Strengthening The Commitment: The Report of the UK Modernising Learning Disabilities Nursing Review

An expected rise in the number of people with learning disabilities means the nursing workforce will need to adapt, according to a new report published today. The report aims to ensure that people with learning disabilities of all ages have … Read more → – Strengthening The Commitment: The Report of the UK Modernising Learning Disabilities Nursing Review

Vision and model for school nursing sets out framework for local services

A vision and call to action for school nursing services is published today. It sets out an ambition that the service vision and model for school nursing services developed through the School Nursing Development Programme will be a framework for … Read more → – Vision and model for school nursing sets out framework for local services