MS nurse talking to two patients in a home

MS Nurse Mapping 2021

Multiple sclerosis specialist nursing in the UK 2021: results from the MS Trust nurse mapping survey.

Key facts

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140,633

people live with MS in the UK
Family

8 in 10

people with MS live in areas with unsustainable caseloads

50%

more MS nurses are needed to make caseloads sustainable across the UK

More key facts

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Only 1 in 3

teams provide home visits
Computer

1 in 5

MS nurse teams have no administrative support
Calendar

1 in 3

MS nurses are planning to retire in the next 5 years

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