National Neuro Advisory Group updates
The NNAG is an initiative to bring together those in positions of leadership within neurosciences in order to drive forward initiatives/action to improve outcomes for patients living with neurological conditions. Read more here. Sarah Vibert is Co-Chair of NNAG, alongside Prof Adrian Williams Chair of NHS England’s Neurosciences Clinical Reference Group, and The Neurological Alliance funds the part-time NNAG project manager role (Hannah Verghese).
The most recent NNAG meeting was held on 2nd May. The meeting included presentations from the National Stroke Programme and the National Dementia Access Task Force.
A new sub-group of the NNAG focusing on care planning is undertaking research into the existence and benefit of positive care planning activities for neuro patients.
They will use the Neuro Alliance patient survey results to support their work.