How can we truly achieve change in services?
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How can we truly achieve change in services?

Wendy Johnson Associate director of safeguarding, lead for mental health/learning disability practice, Great Western Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Swindon

While the Learning Disability Mortality Review highlights health inequalities, demonstrable service change is non-existent

The Learning Disability Mortality Review (LeDeR) programme aims to improve healthcare for people with a learning disability and those with autism. LeDeR, which was started in 2017, is funded by NHS England and NHS Improvement and has three aims:

» Improve care.

» Reduce health inequalities.

» Reduce early deaths.

Learning Disability Practice. 25, 6, 11-11. doi: 10.7748/ldp.25.6.11.s7

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