DIRECT ENHANCE SERVICE The impact of Health Facilitation for People with Learning Disability. Setting the Scene. People with Learning Disabilities experience a different pattern of ill health when compared with general population
DIRECT ENHANCE SERVICE The impact of Health Facilitation for People with Learning Disability
People with Learning Disabilities experience a different pattern of ill health when compared with general population
Designing services purely to meet the needs of the general population will fail to meet the needs of people with learning disabilities.
Work in strong partnership with Trust, Primary Care, Communities, Carers/Families and People with Learning Disability, so that we can deliver better health care for the Person with learning Disability
Looking at evidence and developing the concept of health facilitation and health action plans into the lives of people with learning disability
“A Health action plan is a tool that should detail the action needed to maintain and improve the health of a person and any help that is required” (DOH2002). It is a mechanism to link the range of services and supports they need, the person with learning disability is to have better health.......
Pages in the Health Action Plan
Health Facilitator for People with Learning Disability
South Eastern Trust