Tag Archives: Community Care (Delayed Discharge etc) Act (2003)

Updates to the National Framework for NHS Continuing Healthcare and NHS Funded Nursing Care (Department of Health / BBC News)

Summary NHS continuing healthcare is a package of health and social care arranged and funded solely by the NHS where an individual has a primary health need. Parts of the Department of Health’s set of guidance documents on the principles … Continue reading

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Hospital Discharge and BAME Carers (Carers UK)

Summary Hospital discharge can present difficulties for carers; often particularly so for black, asian and minority ethnic (BAME) carers as it may be assumed they will care for their own and / or where communications with family members may be … Continue reading

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