Jane Liddle discusses how more can be done to ensure care is planned to support people affected by Parkinson’s now and in the future.
News for professionals
Louise Ebenezer, Parkinson’s nurse at Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board, is to host the Movement Disorder Society’s second European course specifically for nurses in Bridgend next year.
Dr Donald Grosset, the new clinical director for the Excellence Network, talks about his vision for the Network where everyone has a role in transforming services.
Exercise is good for people with Parkinson’s. The new Parkinson’s exercise framework outlines what people should be doing to help manage their symptoms and how professionals can support them.
This free 20 minute online presentation from Parkinson's UK will help residential care home staff understand key issues and improve care for residents with Parkinson's.
The Cheshire and Merseyside regional working group recently met to discuss how patient care can be improved in their region.
Paul Worth, Excellence Network Regional Lead for East of England, highlights the importance of utilising what works to tackle an issue that continues to affect people with Parkinson’s.
Consultant Neurologist Jane Alty talks about the 'Improving care of patients with Parkinson’s quality improvement project' at Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.
We look at how speech and communication confidence programmes benefit both people with Parkinson's and student therapists.
How patient stories helped drive improvement in the care of people with Parkinson's in hospital at Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust.