We describe the development of the Health of the Nation Outcomes Scales for People with Learning Disabilities (HoNOS-LD). HoNOS-LD was. Br J Psychiatry. Jan; Health of the Nation Outcome Scales for People with Learning Disabilities (HoNOS-LD). Roy A(1), Matthews H, Clifford P, . Health of the Nation Outcome Scales for People with Learning Disabilities ( HoNOS–LD) – Volume Issue 1 – Ashok Roy, Helen Matthews.

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You are logged in as. Health of the Nation Outcome Scales in an inpatient unit. Results were promising and suggest a core care-pathway for admissions may have impacts on treatment outcome honoos delayed discharge.

Journal of Intellectual Disabilities,18 3[ abstract ].

Epilepsy and intellectual disability: Select type of offense: The most recent of these reports, Transforming Care — Next Steps DoH,has reaffirmed the need to ensure all people with learning disabilities can live in their local community with the appropriate support and services, but also acknowledges that for some people a short-term inpatient admission is appropriate. The team report that there were no differences in the profile of patients admitted during these two time period in terms of reasons for admission, legal status during admission or their diagnosis.

The authors note that a care pathway-approach may mitigate some of the concerns regarding variation in the quality and use of inpatient services. The scores of 31 clients on admission were compared with scores at discharge, with clients showing similar outcomes to those observed after community team interventions. As a country we’re well placed in terms of collecting and using outcomes and indicators. This paper describes the evaluation of a core care-pathway in a specialist inpatient unit which is part hons a learning honis service in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

Care pathway approach in a learning disability inpatient service — National Elf Service http: We lf keen to hear from you — what do you want to see pd conference?


Care pathway approach in a learning disability inpatient service http: This is a relatively new approach to working with adults with learning disabilities Roy et al.

Impact of care pathway-based approach honoe outcomes in a specialist intellectual disability inpatient unit. By eliminating waste the customer will receive a more value added service. This is an outcome tool mandated for use by specialist mental health services in New Zealand by the Ministry of Health.

Ok, I Agree More Info. Create an account and start now! A study suggests a core care-pathway for admissions may have impacts on treatment outcome and delayed discharge http: During the statistical analysis, the authors compared the pre and post-pathway admission HoNOS-LD scores and the pre and post-pathway discharge scores, which did not differ significantly.

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Throughout the study period, the team had eight beds available for admission. This they felt was achieved by having the dedicated pathway nurse and by holding monthly meetings with stakeholders to review the care and progress of the people in the unit.

The limitations and implications of the study are discussed. Journal of Learning Disabilities and Offending Behaviour, 3 4— Thank Le for Submitting a Reply,!

Health of the Nation Outcome Scales for People with Learning Disabilities (HoNOS-LD).

A multidisciplinary health team consisting of nurses, speech and language therapists, occupational therapists, psychologists and psychiatrists provides the service.

An independent investigation Tsakanikos, E. Their data suggested that a care pathway approach can reduce admission length and delayed discharges, whilst maintaining the effectiveness of care.

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The inpatient team developed and implemented a core care pathway for referral, assessment, treatment and discharge. You cannot export data from this app into your organisations client information systems.


People with intellectual disabilities and mental health problems: Te Pou and Mata Raki will provide training and resources over the next year in the lead up to the 1 July deadline. A nurse was employed as a pathway manager with the sole responsibility of ensuring the progress hojos the person along the pathway by working with the agencies honks professionals involved. They also note in their discussion that the reduction in delayed discharge was due to good joint working with local authority and clinical commissioning groups.

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Results reported were promising, but honoss information about the detail of the care pathway and team experiences using it would help other practitioners to develop this way kd working. Such evidence is much needed for the development of more effective mental health services for this group. Research in Developmental Disabilities.

Data were collected from the anonymized case records of a clinic-based population in South East London. The tool is also available as a web version and will be launched for iOS devices in the coming months.

The care pathway specified the journey and expected timeframes that someone using the service should expect when moving from referral to discharge.

nonos There are five measures in the HoNOS suite of outcome measures: At the same time the learning disability service was also developing a care pathways across all other parts of the service. The study was conducted in an eight bedded specialist assessment and treatment inpatient unit for adults with learning disabilities.