Learning Disabilities Health Check Scheme, England, Quarter 1, 2018-19Other reports and statistics
- Publication Date:
- 16 Aug 2018
- Geographic Coverage:
- Geographical Granularity:
- GP practices, Clinical Commissioning Groups, Clinical Commissioning Regions, Regions, Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships, Country
- Date Range:
- 01 Apr 2018 to 30 Jun 2018
The learning disabilities health check scheme is designed to encourage practices to identify all patients aged 14 and over with learning disabilities, to maintain a learning disabilities 'health check' register and offer them an annual health check, which will include producing a health action plan.
The learning disabilities health check scheme operates on a quarterly basis. This release contains data for the first quarter of the 2018-19 reporting year.
The learning disabilities health check scheme is one of a number of GP enhanced services. Enhanced services are voluntary reward programmes that cover primary medical services; one of their main aims is to reduce the burden on secondary care services. Data for other enhanced services are published annually, the latest release of these data is available under related links below.