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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 

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?

Page last reviewed: 26/08/2020