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Personal health budgets

Care and Support Minister Norman Lamb announced the national rollout of personal health budgets (PHBs), on 30 November 2012, but how has the implementation of PHBs effected NHS staff and patients The introduction of PHBs follows the end of a … Read more → – Personal health budgets

Personal health budgets update – Spring 2013

The Spring 2013 edition of ‘Update’, the personal health budgets information sheet, has been published – including the new direct payments public consultation. Read more

Personal health budgets DVD now available to professionals

Three years on: Stories from the pilot programme”, a DVD of patient and clinician experiences with personal health budgets, is now available to health and social care professionals. Seven patients, in the final year of the personal health budgets pilot … Read more → – Personal health budgets DVD now available to professionals

Personal health budgets announced

Thousands of people around the country could soon have the freedom to design their own NHS care as Care and Support Minister, Norman Lamb announced the roll out of personal health budgets today. A personal health budget is an amount … Read more → – Personal health budgets announced

News in brief

Dementia campaign launched A national advertising campaign, launched in early November, is aimed at encouraging more people to seek an early diagnosis of dementia. The campaign targets the family and friends of people at risk of dementia, as they are … Read more → – News in brief