Personal health budgets "Update" October 2011
The October 2011 edition of "Update", the personal health budgets information sheet, is out now. It includes:
- Headline story: People to have greater choice and control over their care; and the fourth interim evaluation report on the pilot
- The new blog launched in the online community for people with a personal health budget, on NHS Choices: www.nhs.uk/phbcommunity
- Personal experiences and stories, plus the launch of the personal health budgets DVD "Stories from the pilot programme"
- Programme update; working with people who have budgets, frontline practitioners and providers
- Milestones and facts and figures; SEND green paper update for children and young people
- Self care week (opens new window), 14-20 November 2011