Date lodged: 19 March 2019
To ask the Scottish Government whether disability assistance case managers will be trained to (a) have specialist knowledge regarding a single or small number of conditions or (b) take a generalist approach with a knowledge of a wide number of conditions.
Answered by: Shirley-Anne Somerville 26 March 2019
We are inviting views on training for case managers in our Consultation on Disability Assistance. Responses to the consultation will inform policy development.
The consultation can be found at: https://consult.gov.scot/social-security/improving-disability-assistance/