Keynote speech at NAEP Conference

Speaking at NAEP's conference, BHTA's Director of Communications, Lord Rennard, addressed the subject of "Disability, Integration of Health & Social Care, the Care Act and the Better Care Fund:

"I’m going to talk a little about me, where I am coming from personally, and about my role for the British Healthcare Trades Association. 

I want to explain how I see some of the very difficult funding challenges affecting health and social care generally, and which concern you all.

BHTA Manifesto

BHTA has produced a “Manifesto for healthcare and assistive technology”, setting out the case for investment in assistive technology equipment and services, and highlighting the need to enable wider use of prescribing/vouchers/part-funding among patients.

The manifesto has been circulated to all BHTA members, MPs, CCG contacts and a wide range of opinion-formers, and will be sent to all new MPs.