Preparing clinical support workers for the long-term conditions agenda
Sue Randall Senior lecturer and pathway leader, Long-term conditions, Coventry University, Coventry
This article considers the rationale for development, implementation and evaluation of a programme to raise awareness of long-term conditions. The article considers the role and contribution of clinical support workers, including healthcare assistants, profession-specific support workers and generic support workers. It also considers the context of long-term conditions in the UK.
Nursing Standard. 25, 25, 35-39. doi: 10.7748/ns2011.02.25.25.35.c8346Correspondence
This article has been subject to double blind peer review