Our working Groups

clockNov 12, 2018

Tariff Working Group

The British Lymphology Society is currently undertaking a review and update of the National Lymphoedema Tariff Advisory Document which was published in 2014 Click Here. A survey of BLS members was carried out in July 2018 seeking the contribution of members to inform this project.

The updated document which will be published in the coming months will be a critical component in lobbying for better service provision and guiding commissioners on costs and potential savings incurred by effective lymphoedema care.

 

Tariff Update Working Group 2018

Caitriona O’ Neil (Project Lead) BLS Trustee. Lymphoedema Care Lead Nurse. Accelerate CIC.

Lorraine Brown, BLS Trustee and Lymphoedema Clinical Nurse Specialist. Royal Surrey County Hospital Adult Community Services Division.

Jane Board, BLS Member and Advisor. Lymphoedema Consultant Nurse Practitioner. Lymphoedema Specialist Services.

Denise Hardy, BLS Member and Advisor.  Clinical Manager - Kendal Lymphology Centre.

Richard Maddison. BLS Corporate Partner Member. Strategic Healthcare Partner, BSN Medical.

 

Who is Involved

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Caitriona O'Neill

Trustee
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Lorraine Brown

Trustee
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Denise Hardy

BLS Member and Advisor
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Richard Maddison

BLS Corporate Partner Member.
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Jane Board

Member

Past Groups

Tariff Working Group
clockNov 12 2018

Tariff Working Group

The British Lymphology Society is currently undertaking a review and update of the National Lymphoedema Tariff Advisory Document which was published in 2014 Click Here. A survey of BLS members was carried out in July 2018 seeking the contribution of members to inform this project. The updated document which will be ..

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Assistant Practitioner (Band 3/4 Staff)
clockSep 27 2017

Assistant Practitioner (Band 3/4 Staff)

  Lymphoedema Assistant and Assistant Practitioner Working Group In March 2016 the BLS committee formed the Lymphoedema Assistant and Assistant Practitioners (LAAP) working group, this groups purpose was to consider the roles of band 3 and 4 staff working in Lymphoedema. The LAAP Terms of Reference can be found ..

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Our Scientific Commitee
clockJul 07 2017

Our Scientific Commitee

What does the BLSSC do?   The BLSSC works closely with the BLS committee and the Chair is a co-opted member of the BLS committee. Each year the BLSSC carries out an anonymous peer review of all the abstracts submitted for the forthcoming conference. The committee use set criteria to enable an impartial opin..

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