Vision UK Early Intervention & Enablement Cmte meeting 26/09/18 post meeting documents

29 October 2018
Source: Vision UK Early Intervention & Enablement Committee

Vision UK Early Intervention & Enablement Cmte meeting 26/09/18 minutes etc attached below  

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Approved FINAL Min Of V UK Rehabilitation Cmt 060718 Amended 260918
Approved FINAL Min Of V UK Rehabilitation Cmt 060718 Amended 260918
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FINAL Min Vision UK Early Intervention & Enablement Cmt, 260918
FINAL Min Vision UK Early Intervention & Enablement Cmt, 260918
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Outcomes Framework Early Intervention
Outcomes Framework Early Intervention
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RNIB Group Framework For Emotional Support  Tiers Of Service
RNIB Group Framework For Emotional Support Tiers Of Service
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Henshaws Seven Steps launched nationwide on World Sight Day

12 October 2018
Source: Henshaws

The Seven Steps Programme is a much needed roadmap for anyone dealing with a visual impairment diagnosis, which can be displayed as posters, leaflets or boards in hospitals, clinics, and community hubs working with visually impaired people across the UK. Our aim is to reach as many people as possible with quality information, advice and guidance. Henshaws, Greater Manchester NHS,

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Vision UK Early Intervention and Enablement Committee Terms of Reference

8 October 2018
Source: Vision UK Early Intervention and Enablement Committee

Attached are the Vision UK Early Intervention and Enablement Committee Terms of Reference as agreed 26 September 2018. Also attached is the membership list for the committee.  

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FINAL ToR For Vision UK Early Intervention & Enablement Cmte, 100918
FINAL ToR For Vision UK Early Intervention & Enablement Cmte, 100918
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Membership Of Vision UK Early Intervention & Enablement Cmte, Sept 18
Membership Of Vision UK Early Intervention & Enablement Cmte, Sept 18
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Papers for the Vision UK Early Intervention & Enablement Committee meeting 29/09/18

18 September 2018
Source: Vision UK

Please find attached the papers for the Vision UK Early Intervention & Enablement Committee, the details of which are as follows: • Date: 26 September 2018  

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Attach 1 - Agenda VUK Early Intervention & Enablement Cmt, 260918
Attach 1 - Agenda VUK Early Intervention & Enablement Cmt, 260918
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Attach 2 - FINAL Min Vision UK Rehabilitation Cmt, 060718 -amended 230718
Attach 2 - FINAL Min Vision UK Rehabilitation Cmt, 060718 -amended 230718
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Attach 3 - Matters Arising Viision UK EI&E Cmte, 260918
Attach 3 - Matters Arising Viision UK EI&E Cmte, 260918
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Attach 4a - Draft ToR For Vision UK EI&E Cmte, V3 100918
Attach 4a - Draft ToR For Vision UK EI&E Cmte, V3 100918
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Attach 4b - Membership List For Vision UK EI&E Cmte, Sept 18
Attach 4b - Membership List For Vision UK EI&E Cmte, Sept 18
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Attach 5 - Early Intervention And Enablement Project Plan Template
Attach 5 - Early Intervention And Enablement Project Plan Template
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Attach 6 - Outcomes Framework Early Intervention
Attach 6 - Outcomes Framework Early Intervention
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Attach 7 - EVS Priorities 2018-2021 Exec Summary
Attach 7 - EVS Priorities 2018-2021 Exec Summary
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NICE publish: Intermediate care including reablement quality standard

21 August 2018
Source: NICE

Quality standard [QS173] Published date: August 2018 What the quality statement means for different audiences: Service providers (such as hospitals, community providers, local authorities, care homes, home care agencies and not-for-profit social enterprises) ensure that staff carrying out assessments for intermediate care have the knowledge and materials to provide information and have a discussion with the person (and their family

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Papers for Vision UK Rehabilitation Cmte, 6 July 2018

15 August 2018
Source: Vision UK Rehabilitation and Low Vision Committee

Papers for Vision UK Rehabilitation Cmte, 6 July

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Attach 1 - Agenda For Vision UK Rehabilitation Cmte 060718 (1)
Attach 1 - Agenda For Vision UK Rehabilitation Cmte 060718 (1)
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Attach 2 - FINAL Minutes Of Vision UK Rehabilitation Cmte, 060218 Amended 100418
Attach 2 - FINAL Minutes Of Vision UK Rehabilitation Cmte, 060218 Amended 100418
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Attach 3 - Matters Arising For Vision UK Rehabilitation Cmte 060718
Attach 3 - Matters Arising For Vision UK Rehabilitation Cmte 060718
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Attach 4 - Early Intervention Services For Blind And Partially Sighted People In The UK
Attach 4 - Early Intervention Services For Blind And Partially Sighted People In The UK
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Attach 5 - Draft Terms Of Reference For Vision UK Early Intervention Cmte, V1 210618
Attach 5 - Draft Terms Of Reference For Vision UK Early Intervention Cmte, V1 210618
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ECL Sensory Service: Vacancy, Rehabilitation Worker, Full Time

1 August 2018
Source: ECL Sensory Services

Location: Sandon, Chelmsford Salary: up to £31,000 Contract: Permanent Hours: Full time Closing date: 10/08/2018 The ECL Sensory Service is a dynamic team of sensory professionals dedicated to improving services for sensory impaired people across the county of Essex. Since 2009 the team has delivered a range of services for people who have sight, hearing or dual sensory loss across

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TPT: Vision Rehabilitation Services Questionnaire

30 July 2018
Source: Thomas Pocklington Trust

The data you provide will be used to feed into a report on Vision Rehabilitation Services with  the goal being to improve services provided to people living with sight loss. Vision rehabilitation usually involves a worker from your local council or another organisation visiting you shortly after your diagnosis of sight loss to assess your needs and provide training and

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RWPN: Apprenticeship in Rehabilitation Work now available, starting this September!

23 July 2018

The Institute for Apprenticeships has approved the Rehabilitation Worker standard ST0 431. The single biggest boost to regenerating the workforce for England is now in place. Here is the link to the standard. https://www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/rehabilitation-worker-visual-impairment/ Currently the only provider of the two year training course is Birmingham City University (BCU). The next cohort of students would start in autumn 2018. Any

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Therapeutic Advances in Ophthalmology: Low vision services: a practical guide for the clinician

2 July 2018
Source: Therapeutic Advances in Ophthalmology

Low vision has been defined by best-corrected visual acuity worse than 20/40 in the better eye, substantial visual field loss, or substantial loss of contrast sensitivity that cannot be corrected by refraction, medical treatment, or surgery. In the United States, low vision is most commonly caused by age-related macular degeneration, glaucoma, and diabetic retinopathy. Most patients with low vision are

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