Coventry Hospital Radio's Gary Davies has been interviewing guests from four different teams within UHCW to promote UN International Day of Persons with Disabilities which took place on Tuesday, December 3).

 

This will help give patients an overview of the various services that UHCW offer if they should require additional support during their stay within the hospital and after they are sent home.

 

Gary was joined by Carinna Rhiannon Laugharne, Occupational Therapist in the Integrated Discharge team, who spoke about how her team partners with local organisations to ensure that patients receive ongoing assistance following discharge.

 

Head of Diversity Barbara Hay and Diversity Officer Georgia Hyland visited the studio to explain the role of the Equality and Diversity team at the Trust.

 

Gary was also joined by Karl Jones, Senior Mental Health Liaison Practitioner and Clinical Trainer in the Arden Mental Health Acute Team, and Jayne Webb, a Mental Well-Being Companion Volunteer at UHCW. Together they discussed all things Mental Health,

CHR Shares Message about International Day of Persons with Disabilities

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Gary - Carinna Rhiannon Laugharne

Gary - Karl Jones - Jayne Webb