Case Number 3717
Request Date 18/07/2014
Completion Date 11/08/2014

 

Details of the Request

  1. Does your trust currently directly employ a learning disability liaison nurse(s)?
     
  2. If you have directly employed one or more learning disability liaison nurses in the last five years, how many have you employed and what bands/levels are they? Please provide this information for 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014.
     
  3. If you currently directly employ a learning disability liaison nurse or nurses, how many hours each day does each hospital in your trust have a learning disability liaison nurse on site? Please specify the hospital and the hours. If no set timetable is available, please provide approximate times.
     
  4. Do you currently directly employ a consultant learning disability nurse? If not, do you have any plans to employ one in the future?
     
  5. If you do not currently directly employ a learning disability liaison nurse, do you have any plans in place to employ one in the future?
     
  6. Does your trust currently host an acute liaison nurse(s) who may be employed by specialist learning disability services?
     
  7. If you have hosted one or more learning disability liaison nurses in the last five years, how many have you employed and what bands/levels are they? Please provide this information for 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014.
     
  8. If you currently host a learning disability liaison nurse or nurses, how many hours each day does each hospital in your trust have a learning disability liaison nurse on site? Please specify the hospital and the hours. If no set timetable is available, please provide approximate times.
     
  9. If you do not currently employ or host a learning disability liaison nurse, do you have any plans in place to employ or host one in the future?

 

Details of the Response

1. Does your trust currently directly employ a learning disability liaison nurse(s)?

No

 

2. If you have directly employed one or more learning disability liaison nurses in the last five years, how many have you employed and what bands/levels are they? Please provide this information for 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014.

N/A

 

3. If you currently directly employ a learning disability liaison nurse or nurses, how many hours each day does each hospital in your trust have a learning disability liaison nurse on site? Please specify the hospital and the hours. If no set timetable is available, please provide approximate times.

N/A

 

4. Do you currently directly employ a consultant learning disability nurse? No If not, do you have any plans to employ one in the future?

No current plans

 

5. If you do not currently directly employ a learning disability liaison nurse, do you have any plans in place to employ one in the future?

Not in the near future

 

6. Does your trust currently host an acute liaison nurse(s) who may be employed by specialist learning disability services?

Yes

 

7. If you have hosted one or more learning disability liaison nurses in the last five years, how many have you employed and what bands/levels are they? Please provide this information for 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014.

  • 2010: 1 x Band 6
  • 2011: 1 x Band 6
  • 2012: 1 x Band 6
  • 2013: 1 x Band 6
  • 2014: 1 x Band 6

 

8. If you currently host a learning disability liaison nurse or nurses, how many hours each day does each hospital in your trust have a learning disability liaison nurse on site? Please specify the hospital and the hours. If no set timetable is available, please provide approximate times.

A service is provided Monday – Friday 09:00 – 17:00. The nurse is physically on site 2 days a week as appropriate, attending Best Interest, discharge planning and Safeguarding meetings.

 

9. If you do not currently employ or host a learning disability liaison nurse, do you have any plans in place to employ or host one in the future?

N/A