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The 10 biggest myths about NHS Continuing Healthcare funding

... The 10 biggest myths about NHS Continuing Healthcare funding NHS, eldercare, social care, care fees Angela Sherman, Director of Care ... Be Different an online information resource about NHS Continuing Healthcare funding, debunks common mistruths about NHS Continuing Healthcare funding. Are you sorting out ...

What is NHS Continuing Healthcare?

... What is NHS Continuing Healthcare? NHS, ELDERCARE, SOCIAL CARE, MONEY, FINANCE, As our parent's get older their healthcare ... can change considerably. With complicated health conditions comes lengthy NHS and local authority assessments that can leave both you and your parent in a ...

How to appeal against a NHS Continuing Healthcare assessment

... How to appeal against a NHS Continuing Healthcare assessment social care, nhs, eldercare, care fees, While we trust that the ... will professionally and comprehensively assess our parent's healthcare needs, when it comes to deciding whether they qualify for NHS Continuing Healthcare it may be ...

NHS Continuing Healthcare: why it's important to have a coordinator

... NHS Continuing Healthcare: why it's important to have a coordinator NHS, CONTINUING HEALTHCARE, CARE COSTS, CLINICAL COMMISSIONING GROUPS Claiming NHS ... Healthcare in the UK is an uphill struggle. Our expert Roger Burgess explains why it's so important to ensure an independent coordinator is appointed ...

NHS fully-funded care for people with primary health needs – part 1

... care for people with primary health needs – part 1 NHS, CONTINUING HEALTHCARE, CARE COSTS People with a "primary health need" ... be eligible for NHS Continuing Healthcare financial support but it's not a service that's widely advertised. Independent adviser Roger D Burgess describes what he ...

NHS fully-funded care for people with primary health needs – part 2

... care for people with primary health needs – part 2 NHS, CONTINUING HEALTHCARE, CARE COSTS Following his discussion of who can claim NHS ... Healthcare funding in part 1 of this article, independent adviser Roger Burgess explains the steps that applicants will go through to make their claim ...

Hospital discharge and getting the right services in place

... Hospital discharge and getting the right services in place HOSPITAL, NHS CONTINUING HEALTHCARE, PHYSIOTHERAPY, OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST, ELDERCARE We often see stories ... the media about older people being discharged from hospital without enough care to support them at home. Aleisha White, an independent social worker ...

Am I too old for braces?

... researching dental health because of challenges his father was experiencing. Derek continued the research in order to reach out to people and share experiences ... Am I too old for braces? HEALTHCARE, ORTHODONTIST, DENTAL BRACES, ELDERCARE Derek Lotts, a reader from Australia, first ...

Can an Admiral Nurse help in dementia care?

... . Admiral Nurses have long been supporting families affected by dementia and continue to do so today. But what do they actually do? ... within their remit and when do we need carers or other healthcare professionals to step in? We share an insight into the work they ...

Why do I need to know about Personal Health Budgets now?

... money, finance From April 2014 people who qualify for fully-funded NHS Continuing Health Care have the right to ask for a Personal Health Budget ... don't have to make all these decisions on your own. The healthcare professionals involved in your parent's care will advise you on what your ...