Setting the standard for care of children with long-term conditions
Nick Evans Freelance health writer
Children and young people can find health services difficult to access, but a new set of standards aims to change that
When it comes to providing integrated and preventive care to people with long-term conditions, the focus is often on older people. However, a new set of standards, produced jointly by five royal colleges, including the RCN, says children and young people are just as deserving of coordinated and joined-up care.
Nursing Children and Young People. 30, 3,8-9. doi: 10.7748/ncyp.30.3.8.s7