Dysphagia Competency Model North West

Principal Investigator: Prof Jois Stansfield

Project Fact File

Start DateJuly 2014
End DateJune 2015
Funding£54,000
Funded by

Health Education North West

Project TeamProf Jois Stansfield
Susan Guthrie
Dr John Lancaster
Julie Phillips
Prof Janice Murray
Janet Edwards
Kay Faulkner

Principal Investigator

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Project Details

Aims and Objectives

  1. Scope current practice of developing competencies and supervisory frameworks for the management of EDS for NQ SLTs
  2. Develop a new consensus model for developing competencies for the management of EDS difficulties for NQ SLTs
  3. Recommend systems for NQ SLTs to access the appropriate level of supervision to enable timely achievement of, and a consistent approach to, post-qualification EDS competencies