Tag Archives: Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals Trust

Nutritional Care of Patients with Dementia in the Acute Setting (Complete Nutrition)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 11, June 2012]. Summary This article discusses the role of the dietitian in an acute hospital working with dementia patients. It outlines various causes of … Continue reading

Posted in Acute Hospitals, For Doctors (mostly), For Nurses and Therapists (mostly), Local Interest, Management of Condition, Models of Dementia Care, New Cross Dementia Project, New Cross Hospital, New Cross Hospital Dementia Outreach Service, NHS, Nutrition, Patient Care Pathway, Person-Centred Care, Quick Insights, Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals Trust, Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust Authorial Affiliation, UK, Universal Interest, Wolverhampton | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mayor Opens New Cross Hospital Dementia Ward

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 12, July 2011]. Summary The Mayor of Wolverhampton visited the Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals NHS Trust on June 7th 2011 in order to inspect and … Continue reading

Posted in For Nurses and Therapists (mostly), In the News, Local Interest, New Cross Dementia Project, NHS, Quick Insights, Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals Trust, UK, Universal Interest, Wolverhampton | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Improved Quality of Life for People in General Hospitals in Wolverhampton (Wolverhampton’s Joint Dementia Strategy: Public Consultation, Summer 2011)

Summary A wide-ranging strategy has been developed, based on guidance from the Department of Health’s Living well with dementia : A National Dementia Strategy, consultation with regional and local experts, plus help and advice from residents with dementia and their … Continue reading

Posted in Acute Hospitals, Community Care, For Carers (mostly), For Doctors (mostly), For Nurses and Therapists (mostly), For Researchers (mostly), For Social Workers (mostly), Local Interest, Management of Condition, Models of Dementia Care, New Cross Dementia Project, New Cross Hospital, NHS, Patient Care Pathway, Patient Information, Quick Insights, Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals Trust, Standards, UK, Universal Interest, Wolverhampton | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Early Diagnosis and Intervention in Wolverhampton (Wolverhampton’s Joint Dementia Strategy: Public Consultation, Summer 2011)

Summary A wide-ranging strategy has been developed, based on guidance from the Department of Health’s Living well with dementia : A National Dementia Strategy, consultation with regional and local experts, plus help and advice from residents with dementia and their … Continue reading

Posted in Acute Hospitals, Assistive Technology, Community Care, Diagnosis, For Carers (mostly), For Social Workers (mostly), Local Interest, Management of Condition, Quick Insights, Standards, UK, Universal Interest, Wolverhampton | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Re-Evaluating the Role of Health Care Assistants in Dementia Care (NHS Confedration Webinar)

Summary Delegates at this Webinar (held on May 13th 2011) heard Professor Justine Schneider, from the University of Nottingham, explain the findings of her most recent study on the role and experience of Health Care Assistants (HCAs) in dementia wards. A key component of the … Continue reading

Posted in Acute Hospitals, For Carers (mostly), For Doctors (mostly), For Nurses and Therapists (mostly), Local Interest, National, New Cross Dementia Project, NHS, NHS Confederation, Quick Insights, Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals Trust, Universal Interest, Wolverhampton | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Cross Hospital in Wolverhampton Unveils Dementia Ward (World Construction Network)

Summary The World Construction Network (WCN)  trade paper / website, serving the global construction industry, last month published a brief feature article about the 20-bed Physical Illness and Dementia Ward at Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals Trust (RWHT). This brief news item mentions how the ward incorporates professional … Continue reading

Posted in In the News, Local Interest, New Cross Dementia Project, Quick Insights, Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals Trust, Universal Interest, Wolverhampton | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Cross Hospital Pioneers Care for People with Dementia in Hospital (NHS Local)

[A version of this abstract appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 9, April 2011]. Summary This NHS Local web page pays tribute to how the New Cross Hospital (part of the Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals Trust) has made extraordinary efforts to care for … Continue reading

Posted in Acute Hospitals, For Carers (mostly), For Doctors (mostly), For Nurses and Therapists (mostly), For Researchers (mostly), For Social Workers (mostly), In the News, Local Interest, Management of Condition, New Cross Dementia Project, New Cross Hospital, NHS, Patient Information, Quick Insights, Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals Trust, Universal Interest, Wolverhampton | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Interior Design at the New Cross Hospital’s Physical Illness and Dementia Ward (World Interior Design Network)

[A version of this abstract appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 9, April 2011]. Summary The World Interior Design Network (WIDN)  trade paper / website, serving the global interior design community, has published a brief feature article about … Continue reading

Posted in In the News, Local Interest, New Cross Dementia Project, New Cross Hospital, Quick Insights, Universal Interest, Wolverhampton | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Cross Dementia Ward Transforming Dementia Patients’ Lives (Express & Star)

[A version of this news item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 9, April 2011]. Summary The unique multi-million pound hospital Physical Illness and Dementia Ward at Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals Trust (RWHT) is helping to transform the lives of dementia patients … Continue reading

Posted in Acute Hospitals, Community Care, For Carers (mostly), For Doctors (mostly), For Nurses and Therapists (mostly), For Social Workers (mostly), In the News, Local Interest, New Cross Dementia Project, New Cross Hospital, Quick Insights, Universal Interest, Wolverhampton | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Excellent Care in a Dementia Friendly Acute Hospital (University of Worcester, Association for Dementia Studies)

[A version of this article appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 9, April 2011]. Introduction A project dedicated to improving acute hospital admission for older patients with dementia has the title “Delivering Excellence in Dementia Care in the Acute Hospital“. The … Continue reading

Posted in Acute Hospitals, For Doctors (mostly), For Nurses and Therapists (mostly), For Researchers (mostly), For Social Workers (mostly), Local Interest, Management of Condition, New Cross Dementia Project, NHS, Non-Pharmacological Treatments, Patient Care Pathway, Person-Centred Care, Quick Insights, Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals Trust, Universal Interest, Wolverhampton | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment