People with learning disabilities are still not being included in decisions about their care
Based on its review of services for people with learning disabilities, a recent Care Quality Commission (CGC) report indicated that many care homes and hospitals are still failing to provide patient-centred care.
Plenty of information and tools are available to support organisations and services to ensure the best possible outcomes for people with learning disabilities and for ensuring they are included in decision about their care. But there is a gulf between the rhetoric and policy around person-centred approaches and actual care delivery on the ground.
Read more in The Guardian Social Care Network blog.