Patient Advice and Liaison Services (PALS) Correspondence


Correspondence of a patient with the Patient Advice and Liaison Services (PALS) to understand whether their remit covers the DWP and Atos Healthcare.

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This website provides information on how Atos runs its business, extracts from the Contract between the DWP and Atos including the MEDICAL CONDITIONS that mean a face to face medical assessment is not always necessary, ASSESSMENTS AND POINTS, the breaches of Contract that occurred in my case, my unsound medical report and the correspondence showing how difficult it is to obtain justice or advice.

The Government is inviting the public to submit petitions. Search for "DWP" or "Atos" or "disabled" to list relevant petitions including Stop and review the cuts to benefits and services which are falling disproportionately on disabled people, their carers and families (

Other ongoing petitions are Petition against constant vilification of sick and disabled claimants and Petition to "Sack Atos Immediately" .

The DWP occasionally consults the public

Patient Advice and Liaison Services (PALS) Correspondence

Letters Emails and Dates

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Patient Advice and Liaison Services (PALS)

PALS Groups

PALS was not contacted. Each PALS group relates to hospitals or care trusts but there are none, as far as I am able to find, that are concerned with Atos Healthcare Medical Examination Centres.

I expect any request for assistance will be met as follows:-

...this issue does not fall within our remit ...