Read This Before You Needlessly Sell Your Home To Pay For Care!

“Funding for care homes is 'wrongly denied' to thousands... AT LEAST 15,000 sick and elderly Britons have been wrongly denied state funding for care home places in the past decade, a nationwide analysis has found - forcing their families…
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Get Help Breaking Down the Decision Support Tool: Skin (including tissue viability), Part 1

This series takes a detailed look at the domains of the Decision Support Tool. This week we examine the first three descriptors in the Skin domain, to help you assess your or your relative’s “level of need” in this important domain. Don’t…
Glossary

THE ABC OF CHC

If you’re new to the arena of NHS Continuing Healthcare Funding (CHC) this article will help you navigate some common terms and issues that you may face along the way to claiming free NHS funded care for you or a relative. A ADVOCACY You…
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How To Recover Care Fees After A Successful Retrospective Review

This blog looks at various issues arising out of a successful retrospective claim for NHS Continuing Healthcare Funding and how to get paid. A claim for a retrospective review can be made whether the individual is living or has passed…

Get Help Breaking Down the Decision Support Tool: Continence

This series takes a detailed look at the domains of the Decision Support Tool. This week we examine the descriptors in the Continence domain to help you assess your or your relative’s “level of need” in this important domain. Don’t…
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Are Dementia Patients Missing Out On Proper Assessments for NHS Continuing Care Funding?

How many families with a relative living with Dementia know that they could possibly have all their care paid for in full, free of charge by the NHS? We doubt there are many. According to the Alzheimer's Society website, "There are over…

Get Help Breaking Down the Decision Support Tool: Nutrition Part 2

This series takes a detailed look at the domains of the Decision Support Tool. This week we examine the 'High' and 'Severe' descriptors in the Nutrition domain to help you assess your or your relative’s “level of need” in this important…
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NHS Continuing Healthcare Funding Is Not Just For The Elderly!

We tend to think that it is just the elderly and infirm in our community who have healthcare needs, whether through natural ageing or the onset of a specific chronic and challenging long-term illness, advanced Dementia, Alzheimer’s and…
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Get Help Breaking Down the Decision Support Tool: Nutrition Part 1

This series takes a detailed look at the domains of the Decision Support Tool.  This week we examine the first three descriptors in the Nutrition domain and help you to assess your or your relative’s “level of need” in this important…

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