This section provides information about health and well being provision for children and young people with Special Education Needs and Disabilities (SEND) such as speech and language therapy and occupational therapy services and mental health services. It also includes health and well being provision that might be needed by children and young people with SEND, such as physiotherapy and provision for those with complex health needs.
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Roles and Duties on Health to cooperate - Designated Medical Officer (DMO) The SEND Code of Practice gives clear information on the responsibilities of health services and this includes a commitment to support and develop the EHCP process, joint commissioning of new services and the creation of the Local Offer. There is a duty to provide a lead professional, known as the Designated Health…
Personal Health Budgets for Children and Young People 0-18 A personal health budget is an amount of money to support the identified healthcare and wellbeing needs of an individual, which is planned and agreed between the individual, or their representative, and the local clinical commissioning group (CCG). In line with current legislation Personal Health…