The Information Standard

Sense is a certified member of The Information Standard, a quality assurance standard established by the Department of Health to improve the quality of health and social care information.

The Information Standard: Certified member logo (This organisation has been certified as a producer of reliable health and social care information.)

Sense embraces the aims and objectives of the Information Standard and intends to comply with all aspects and requirements of the scheme. We intend to use the Standard to:

  • help deafblind people make informed decisions about their lives
  • assure deafblind people, their families, and practitioners working with them that our information is gathered from reliable sources
  • maintain and improve our information production system and the quality of our health and social care information

All Sense information that has been produced in accordance with the scheme, whether online or in print format is marked with the Information Standard logo which is displayed below right.

The Information Standard 'Certified member' logoThe Information Standard quality mark

Disclaimer: Sense shall hold responsibility for the accuracy of the information they publish and neither the scheme operator nor the scheme owner shall have any responsibiilty whatsoever for costs losses or direct or indirect damages or costs arising from inaccuracy of information or omissions in information published on the website on behalf of Sense.

First published: Monday 25 March 2013
Updated: Tuesday 22 December 2015