Professionals The Kent Model Kent Model: Aims The Aims of the Kent Model To increase the education and improve outcomes for people with hypermobility syndromes. To give access to appropriate treatment and management support to the population of people in the region who have hypermobility syndromes, and create confidence in the available support. Increase knowledge, awareness and resources for local medical, health and social care professionals. To build a network of professionals with an interest in working more closely with the charity in order to develop a better service. To reduce the number of people who would need to be referred ‘out of area’ and thereby reduce the cost to the NHS To build up an ‘HMSA Care Web’ of individuals, who would be willing to act as a local professional with sound basic understanding of the conditions.