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Bedroom interview

bernie1bernie1 Member Posts: 1 Listener
Hi all 😊 please could someone tell me if pip assessment can be done from the  bedroom? My wife's f2f is Wednesday morning 9.15 she is currently going through a relapse now she has (multiple sclerosis) no movement from waist down, her left arm from shoulder to wrist no movement either. Many Thanks To you all 

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  • poppy123456poppy123456 Community champion Posts: 21,160 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi,
    Yes, there shouldn't be any problems with that, i've heard of people having their assessments in their bedrooms before. Good luck.
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  • atlas46atlas46 Community champion Posts: 827 Pioneering
    Hi

    Sorry to learn about your wife's relapse.

    As poppy rightly states, no probes with using bedroom.

    Your wife can object to any kind of physical examination, if she thinks it might impact on her.

    Good luck and please let us know how you get on.

    Best wishes
  • YadnadYadnad Member - under moderation Posts: 2,862 Disability Gamechanger
    Yes it is entirely possible. However you will have to provide substantial evidence to support your request.
  • atlas46atlas46 Community champion Posts: 827 Pioneering
    What request are you talking about?
  • YadnadYadnad Member - under moderation Posts: 2,862 Disability Gamechanger
    Bernie1's request to the assessing company for the assessment to take place in the bedroom.
  • wilkowilko Member Posts: 2,140 Disability Gamechanger
    Sorry for wife as a MS sufferer I know how it can effect your wife, hope you have a good acessment. Don't take it the wrong way but your wife will be seen at her worst so should will help, good luck and prayers to you both.
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