New Learning Disability Improvement Standards for NHS Trusts

New standards have been developed to measure the quality of health care for anyone with a learning disability, autism, or both. NHS Trusts have developed the standards by asking patients and carers what they expect for their health care. By using this approach NHS Trusts are highlighting the importance of people’s experiences as their primary objective, as well as how they listen, learn and respond in order to continue improving. There are four standards, which include: respecting and protecting rights…