Challenges and opportunities for UK independent providers of neurorehabilitation services
27 July 2016
Brain injury is the leading cause of death and disability worldwide; approximately one million people live with an Acquired Brain Injury in the UK. Specialist neurorehabilitation (NR) services play a vital role in the management of patients admitted to hospital by taking them after their immediate medical and surgical needs have been met, maximising their recovery and supporting safe transition back to the community. The extent of the NR programme delivered varies enormously due to the complexity of the brain and the nature and severity of the injury. This diversity makes NR planning and service provision challenging and complex.
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