Improving community neuro rehabilitation services

Community rehabilitation is hugely variable in our region and provided via different models of care (i.e. Early Supported Discharge (ESD), Community Neuro Rehabilitation or Community Stroke teams). A few areas have no specialist services at all.  (more…)

Improving rehabilitation care

Rehabilitation is an important phase of recovery after a stroke, generally commencing in hospital and continuing when a patient is discharged home.

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Involving patients and carers

The involvement of stroke survivors and carers is a key element of our vision and strategy. Meaningful involvement and engagement ensures that patient and carer experiences and views are clearly heard and influence care provided as part of the Greater Manchester stroke pathway. (more…)

Measuring the quality of stroke care to improve outcomes

Outcome measures help demonstrate changes in the health of an individual, group or population which is attributable to an intervention. It is important that we measure the outcomes of the stroke care provided in our region to help us understand how we can make further improvements. (more…)