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Dear Department for Work and Pensions,

I would be grateful if you could provide (in respect of initial training received) for PIP assessors:

1) Has the training changed (a) since 2019 or likely to change (b) - if so could you provide
a) a curriculum or training plan in respect of the training provided to Healthcare Professionals undertaking assessments in respect of Personal Independence Payment claims.
b) outline planned changes in 2024/5

2) Provide a copy of all illustrative materials used to deliver the training (if any) which cover issues of:
a) bias and the different forms of bias that can influence decision making.
b) issues regarding recollection by claimants
c) Clinical and/or assessment issues regarding the categorization of memory

3) What arrangements for update training are available to Health Care Professionals and when are these mandatory

Yours faithfully,

Mike_Robinson

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Dear Mike Robinson,

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Dear Mike Robinson,

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February.

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Dear Mike Robinson,

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February.

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Dear Mike Robinson,

I am writing in response to your request for information, received 16th
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Dear Mike Robinson,

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Dear Mike Robinson,

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Dear Mike Robinson,

I am writing in response to your request for information, received 16th
February.

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Dear Mike Robinson,

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Yours sincerely,

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Dear Mike Robinson,

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Dear Mike Robinson,

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