Case Number 4623
Request Date 11/02/2016
Completion Date 01/03/2016

 

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, what bands/levels are they and how many hours per week do they work? Please provide this information for 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015.
  3. Do you currently directly employ a consultant learning disability nurse? If not, do you have any plans to employ one in the future?
  4. 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?
  5. Does your trust currently host an acute liaison nurse(s) who may be employed by specialist learning disability services?
  6. 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 and how many hours per week do they work? Please provide this information for 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015.
  7. 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)?

The Trust does not directly employ a learning disability liaison nurse.

 

2. If you have directly employed one or more learning disability liaison nurses in the last five years, how many have you employed, what bands/levels are they and how many hours per week do they work? Please provide this information for 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015.

N/A

 

3. Do you currently directly employ a consultant learning disability nurse? If not, do you have any plans to employ one in the future?

No one currently in post, there have been discussions within the Trust about the current provision.

 

4. 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?

There have been discussions within the Trust about the current provision.

 

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

Yes

 

6. 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 and how many hours per week do they work? Please provide this information for 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015

2011 We hosted a 0.5WTE nurse from the local mental health, drug and alcohol and learning disability Trust
2012 As above
2013 As above
2014 As above
2015 As above

All learning disability liaison nurses are Band 6.

 

7. 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?

There have been discussions within the trust about the current provision