Pilot champions diversity at trust

Higginbottom, Karen
April 2010
People Management;4/22/2010, p12
The article reports on the increase in the number of people with disabilities working for the Primary Care Trust project of the National Health Service in Cornwall, England and Isles of Scilly in 2010.


Related Articles

  • Cornwall trust faces special measure over abuse. Gainsbury, Sally // Public Finance;7/7/2006, p7 

    The article reports on the placement of Cornwall Partnership NHS trust under special measures following a report revealing many years of abusive practices of adults with learning disabilities. The abuse included physical violence, outdated and illegal restraint practices and over medication as a...

  • Disabled deserve more from NHS say MPs.  // Public Finance;12/17/93, p5 

    Reports that MPs in Great Britain have urged the National Health Service Management Executive to speed up its work on setting targets for health services to disabled people. Report indicating that many people are being discharged from hospitals without adequate arrangements being made in the...

  • Rights of access to services for disabled people. Brothers, Michael; Scullion, Philip; Eathorne, Victoria // British Journal of Therapy & Rehabilitation;Jun2002, Vol. 9 Issue 6, p232 

    Discusses the legal requirements for national health service providers and rehabilitation and therapy staff, to ensure that their services deal with disabled people equitably in Great Britain. Code of practice; Steps that need to be considered by service providers; Areas where the provisions of...

  • Living with its disabilities. Klein, Rudolf // British Medical Journal;10/6/1979, Vol. 2 Issue 6194, p848 

    Comments on the report released by the Royal Commission on the Great Britain National Health Service. Recommendations for disabled patients; Adoption of an insurance-based system; Issue over the financing of the agency.

  • Help for councils to get to grips with money.  // Mental Health Today;Jun2006, following p20 

    The article offers information on the getting to grips with the money program, an initiative from the Care Services Improvement Partnership which focuses on people with learning disabilities in Great Britain. Among its objective is to help councils and the National Health Service (NHS) to...

  • TORTS.  // International Law Update;Oct2003, Vol. 9, p154 

    House of Lords, in four-to-three vote, holds, citing U. S. and other authorities, that disabled mother who bore healthy child because of negligent sterilization operation is not entitled to have National Health Service pay costs of bringing up child

  • Learning disability trust aims to split from NHS and set up social firm. Ahmed, Maria // Community Care;5/18/2006, Issue 1623, p6 

    The article reports on the plan of Oxfordshire Learning Disability National Health Service (NHS) Trust in England to separate itself from NHS control and set itself up as a social enterprise, in 2006. The learning disability NHS Trust is considering such move because it sees NHS targets as not...

  • Services for disabled people are 'unacceptably poor'. Kmietowicz, Zosia // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);04/08/2000, Vol. 320 Issue 7240, p962 

    Reports that the National Health Service in Great Britain has promised to upgrade equipment and services for disabled people after a critical report by the Audit Commission. Quality of service received by many of the older and disabled people living in England and Wales; Criticism of the report...

  • SOCIAL CARE NEEDS SPACE TO FLOURISH. Jones, Ray // Community Care;8/25/2005, Issue 1587, p18 

    Comments on the initiatives of the British government in integrating adult social care to the National Health Service. Relationship of social care with health programs of the government; Working partnership of social care and social work with disabled and older people; Reason for the need of...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics