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Personal Health Budgets: Briefing (NHS Confederation / BBC News / Pulse)

Summary This NHS Confederation briefing (Issue 275) offers guidance to commissioners, and providers of NHS-funded care, who are introducing personal health budgets. “A personal health budget is an amount of money to support a person’s health and wellbeing needs, planned … Continue reading

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King’s Fund Reports that Dementia Nursing Care Needs Re-Structuring

Abstract Nursing care for people with dementia is in need of a radical overhaul, according to the King’s Fund. Sufferers of Alzheimer’s and dementia in England are having NHS-funded care withdrawn in the later stages of their illness. Relatives then … Continue reading

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