DWP Training Guide for ME published

Action for ME reported on 4th June:

The Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) has made public the training document on M.E./CFS given to Health Care Professionals approved by the DWP Chief Medical Adviser to carry out benefit assessment work.

You can read the document. Action for M.E. was not consulted on its content. However, DWP Medical Policy Advisor, Dr Mark Allerton, has agreed to our request to be consulted in the next review of the document.

On 6th June they added that it would be discussed by the All Party Parliamentary Group for ME.

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