Friday, 2 July 2010

Cautious welcome for personal health budgets

From the MS Trust website:
The MS Trust cautiously welcomes the personal health budget scheme announced earlier this week.
The scheme is being piloted in eight areas until 2012. Each area will look at specific areas of health care and two - Central London and Somerset - will include long-term neurological conditions. A similar direct payments scheme has been operating in social care provision for several years.  To read full article click here.