Allied Health Professions Scotland Consensus Statement on Quality Service Values

A consensus statement by the thirteen Allied Health Professions in Scotland on the minimum quality service values the people of Scotland can expect from Allied Health Professionals and Allied Health Professions service providers.

References and hyperlinks

HCPC (Health and Care Professions Council)

HPC (now HCPC) Professionalism in Healthcare Professions, 2011.

HIS (Health Improvement Scotland) Better Together: Scotland's Patient Experience Programme.

LTCAS (now The Alliance) Gaun Yersel! The Self Management Strategy for Long Term Conditions in Scotland, Scottish Government, 2008.

National Person Centred Health and Care Programme - Care Experience, 2012. For outline of remit see Scottish Health Council e-Connect at:

NES Supporting people to self manage; Education and training for Healthcare practitioners 2012.

NES Supporting Self Management; Learning resource, 2012.

NESTA Right Here, Right Now - Taking co-production into the mainstream, 2010.

NICE (National Institute for Clinical Excellence).

Professional Bodies Codes of Professional Conduct, Professional Body Clinical Guidelines.

See individual websites for each of the Allied Health Professions: Art Therapists Chiropodists and Podiatrists Dieticians Drama Therapists Music Therapists Occupational Therapists Orthoptists Paramedics Physiotherapists Prosthetists and Orthotists Radiographers (Diagnostic and Therapeutic) Speech and Language Therapists

Quality Improvement Hub NHS Scotland: HIS (Health Improvement Scotland) Patient Experience Programme

Quality Improvement Hub NHS Scotland: Person-Centred Health and Care Collaborative Programme

Scottish Centre for Telehealth Strategic Framework (2010-2012).

Scottish Government Everyone Matters: 2020 Workforce Vision 2013

Scottish Government Local Authority Single Outcome Agreements

Scottish Government 2011-13 Staff Experience in NHS Scotland Literature Review.

Scottish Government 2011-13 Staff Experience in NHS Scotland Long Term Recommendations.

Scottish Government The National Delivery Plan for the Allied Health Professions in Scotland, 2012-2015.

Scottish Government NHS Scotland Local Delivery Plan Guidance 2012/13.

Scottish Government NHS Scotland Staff Governance Standard 4th Edition, June 2012.

Scottish Government Patient Rights (Scotland) Act, 2011.

Scottish Government Professionalism Paper, 2012

Scottish Government Public Bodies (Joint Working) (Scotland) Bill (2013).

Scottish Government Social Care (Self- Directed Support) (Scotland) Act 2013.

SCSWIS (Social Care and Social Work Improvement Scotland) Rehabilitation, Re-ablement and recovery 2011.

SIGN (Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network).

The Cochrane Library (since 2009).

The Alliance: People Powered Health and Wellbeing

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