NHS England: Accessible Information Standard Review Report

25 July 2017
Source: NHS England

The Accessible Information Standard sets out requirements for organisations to identify, record, flag, share and meet the information and communication needs of people with a disability, impairment or sensory loss. All organisations that provide NHS care and / or publicly-funded adult social care must follow the Standard in full from 1st August 2016 onwards. During January-March 2017 NHS England led

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NHS England Accessible information Standard Consultation reminder

2 February 2017
Source: NHS England

From 1st August 2016 onwards, all organisations that provide NHS care or adult social care are legally required to follow the Accessible Information Standard. The standard aims to make sure that people who have a disability, impairment or sensory loss are provided with information that they can easily read or understand and with support so they can communicate effectively with

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NHS Participation: Accessible Information Standard Review – Have Your Say

10 January 2017
Source: NHS Participation England, NHS England

The Accessible Information Standard (SCCI1605 Accessible Information) sets out requirements for organisations to identify, record, flag, share and meet the information and communication needs of people with a disability, impairment or sensory loss. All organisations that provide NHS care and / or publicly-funded adult social care must follow the Standard in full from 1st August 2016 onwards. In early 2017, NHS

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NHS England: Forthcoming Accessible Information Standard Review

26 October 2016
Source: NHS England

        The Accessible Information Standard came into effect on 31 July 2016. (https://www.england.nhs.uk/ourwork/accessibleinfo/) The standard requires all organisations that provide NHS care or adult social care to make sure that people who have a disability, impairment or sensory loss are provided with information that they can easily read or understand with support so they can communicate effectively

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SeeAbility’s free easy read resources support eye care services compliance with new NHS Accessible Information Standard

Accessible Information Standard

2 August 2016
Source: SeeAbility

By 31 July 2016 all providers of NHS and publicly funded adult social care services must have fully implemented NHS England’s Accessible Information Standard. Its aim is to make sure that disabled people have access to information that they understand and communication support they need.

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