More IBD Nurses - Better Care
Our campaign 'More IBD Nurses - Better Care' highlights the importance of Specialist IBD Nurses who make such a big difference to the lives of people affected by Crohn's Disease, Ulcerative Colitis or another form of Inflammatory Bowel Disease.
Across the UK, at least 100,000 people with Crohn’s and Colitis don't have access to a Specialist IBD Nurse and 63% of IBD services in the UK don't have enough Specialist Nurses to meet the needs of everyone affected.
If you joined our 'More IBD Nurses - Better Care' campaign, thank you. The campaign is now closed, but we've created a poster to try and summarise the fantastic responses that we've received about the campaign.
IBD Nurses are a lifeline, providing vital information and support in the most appropriate way for each patient. The care they deliver is invaluable and they help hundreds of thousands of people cope with this devastating disease, which is why we need to shout loudly about the importance of Specialist IBD Nurses to ensure that more patients have access to them.
Who are Specialist IBD Nurses?
Specialist IBD Nurses provide invaluable support and expertise to improve patients’ quality of life and give them more control over their treatment.
Why Specialist IBD Nurses are important
Across the UK, at least one in three people with Crohn’s Disease or Ulcerative Colitis do not have access to a...
Watch our campaign video
We launched our 'More IBD Nurses - Better Care' campaign on World IBD Day.