Date lodged: 19 October 2017
To ask the Scottish Government what advice it has received from the National Advisory Committee on Neurological Conditions since it was established in 2016, and what action it has taken as a result.
Answered by: Shona Robison 6 November 2017
The National Advisory Committee for Neurological Conditions (NACNC) has given advice to Scottish Government on various matters including, but not limited to, the Healthcare Improvement Scotland’s (HIS) Review of Neurological Standards; the Mental Health Strategy 2017-2027; Neurophysiology services; NHS inform website; statistical information on prevalence of neurological conditions.
This advice has been taken under consideration and has been fed into other workstreams as appropriate.