INPA Independent Neurorehabilitation Providers Alliance
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Ensuring Excellence in Neurorehabilitation

Our standards

INPA Objectives and Standards

Our standards

So INPA can ensure high standards of neuro-rehabilitation and achieve its aims, each organisation wishing to join as a member must provide evidence to show that it achieves the following criteria:
  • Organisational structure: A staffing structure made up of key significantly trained and experienced professionals in the provision and delivery of neuro-rehabilitation for individuals within their service.
  • HPC registered staff groups: Evidence that it contracts / employs a minimum of four distinctly different Health Professions Council (HPC) registered professional groups trained and experienced in neuro-rehabilitation.
  • Staff structure: Provides and delivers regular training to all staff that is specific to the practice of neuro-rehabilitation. Staff supervision by a neuro-rehabilitation specialist. Members of its interdisciplinary team are regularly being supervised by those who have demonstrable experience and expertise in the field of neuro-rehabilitation.
  • Specialist interest groups within their discipline: Staff are members of relevant specialist interest groups within their disciple that facilitate keeping abreast of developments in the field of neuro-rehabilitation.
  • Service provided – type of neuro-rehabilitation service: Produce a detailed outline of the type of service that it provides, including the number of service users, the aims of the service and its key / principle service objectives.
  • Neuro-rehabilitation specific unit: Service is solely dedicated to neuro-rehabilitation.
  • An ABI service-specific accreditation: Has or is working towards gaining accreditation by a specific acquired brain injury accreditation body.
  • Outcome measures: Use of outcome measures appropriate for the service it provides as recommended / identified by INPA. Rehabilitation within a defined time frame.
  • Rehabilitation: The service provides an active rehabilitation pathway which demonstrates discharge planning from the outset. Testimonials from two stakeholders (not customers)
  • Testimonials: Provide testimonials of service delivery from two key stakeholders who have used / commissioned their service over the last 18 months.

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Independent providers of neuro-rehabilitation are
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of INPA.