Shared decision making

Shared decision making is about talking to your health care provider with the support of your family and friends. Asking questions and discussing what’s best for you will help everyone to have a clear understanding about your health and any medical conditions you may have.

Ryan's Rule

Ryan's Rule is a 3 step process to support patients of any age, their families and carers. Ryan's Rule can be used to raise concerns if a patient’s health is getting worse or not improving as well as expected

Julian's Key Health Passport

Julian’s Key Health Passport is for people with intellectual or cognitive disability. It can also help anyone who has trouble communicating in a hospital or health setting. The passport uses a traffic light system to help health staff understand a patient's needs.

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Last updated: August 2022