08 October 2009
Raising awareness in caring for those with a learning disability
Buckinghamshire Hospitals NHS Trust - 'Treat me, not my knee'; raising awareness in caring for those with a learning disability - KLOE 5.2
Buckinghamshire Hospitals NHS Trust rolled out a programme of training open to all staff in May 2008. This was in partnership with Talkback, a local charitable organisation supporting people with a learning disability. Fourteen innovative and interactive two-hour sessions took place over the following year across the Trust with 142 staff members trained, spanning more than 25 clinical and non-clinical areas.
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Excellent practice - good to see!