P-04-532 Improving specialised neuromuscular services in Wales



We call on the National Assembly for Wales to urge the Welsh Government to ensure that Health Boards implement the investment proposed by the Welsh Neuromuscular Network Vision Document for improving specialised neuromuscular services in Wales.


Additional Information:

The Welsh Neuromuscular Network is recommending the following priority developments: 1. Increase in Family Care Advisors and support. 2. Specialist adult neuromuscular physiotherapists. 3. Appointment of consultant in adult neuromuscular disease. 4. Increase in clinical psychology. 5. An equipment budget to enable minor purchases and lease arrangements.


Petition raised by:  Muscular Dystrophy Campaign


Date Petition first considered by Committee: 4 February 2014


Business type: Petition

Reason considered: Senedd Business;

Status: For consideration

First published: 20/01/2014