How the NHS works
Finding your way through the organisations that now exist within, or are linked to, the NHS can be confusing. We help to explain the way the NHS works.How the NHS works
Dealing with the NHS, social services and other agencies that you may come across, after being diagnosed with a brain tumour, a completely new and intimidating experience.
Knowing how these agencies work, who is involved in your care and what they do, what questions to ask and what to do if you are not satisfied, can help make your experience less confusing and more manageable.
The NHS underwent significant changes in 2012, see how it now works and how the different bodies all work together.
Your health team will be made up of many different professionals with different specialties. Find out how this works here.
Your child's health team will be made up of lots of different professionals to ensure that they get the best care.