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Tips for Going into Hospital if you have a Learning Disability

NHS Choices

Going into hospital is a worrying time for any of us. It can be even harder for someone who has a learning disability. If you're looking after an adult or child with a learning disability, follow these tips to make a hospital stay go smoothly www.nhs.uk/conditions/learning-disabilities/going-into-hospital/#preparing-a-person-with-a-learning-disability-for-hospital

Tips include:

Check if the hospital has a Learning Disabilities liason Nurse.

Do you have a Hospital Passport that will help hospital staff support you?

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