The Getting to Know GIRFEC Team at the ALLIANCE will be holding a meeting on Monday 21st August at ALLIANCE Offices to discuss the Children and Young People (Information Sharing) (Scotland) Bill and associated illustrative draft Code of Practice. As you may know, this Bill has been put forward by the Scottish Government in response to last year’s ruling by the Supreme Court on sharing information connected with the Named Person service.
In a letter to the Scottish Parliament's Health and Sport Committee, Shona Robison MSP has outlined the Government's long term plans with regard to shifting the balance of care from acute to community health settings.
The Workforce Plan for Perth & Kinross Health and Social Care Partnership is being finalised. The Third Sector Health and Social Care Strategic Forum Forum's contributions to the draft plan have been welcomed and incorporated. However a gap around Third Sector Workforce data has been identified.
Thousands of people in Scotland affected by Parkinson’s have to live with financial losses of more than £13,000 a year, according to new research.