Assessment that fails its own test

Pitt, Vern
October 2010
Community Care;10/21/2010, Issue 1840, p22
The article presents information on the criticism faced by the reassessment process of Great Britain's government, of the sickness benefit claimants on their fitness to work. It is stated that criticism is continuously being faced by the work capability assessment (WCA), with respect to its treatment of people suffering from multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease and mental illness. Two case studies related to the above discussion are also presented in detail.


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