Being discharged

Several patients were discharged without rehabilitation information. One person with Parkinson’s was told by a friend about Walkergate Park but then found that Walkergate Park didn’t deal with Parkinson’s according to their GP. In the end she used NNA website … Continued

SoTW PCTs Self Management programme

An evaluation report on the development and delivery of the SoTW PCTs Self Management programme by Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust. NNA final evaluation report on the NTW Self Management programme (2)

A Quality Neurology Audit in North of Tyne

In June 2011 NNA worked with Parkinson’s UK, MS Society and MND Association and the former Northumberland LINK to audit services across the former North of Tyne PCT areas.  Several areas of concern were raised  by both people with neurological … Continued

Improving home care

Our study into standards of domiciliary care was initially proposed by Dr Philippa Griffiths – one of our trustees and a consultant clinical neuropsychologist responsible for providing multidisciplinary community rehabilitation for people with acquired brain injuries who live in Gateshead … Continued