Package of Support for Improving Dementia Diagnosis Rates (NHS England)

Summary

In a recent letter, Alistair Burns, National Clinical Director for Dementia from NHS England describes a package of tools and resources available for Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) to help improve dementia diagnosis rates. The offer of intensive support is expected to be available for CCGs shortly.

Many information sources and tools are sign-posted, with online links.

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Reference

Alistair Burns’ letter on improving dementia diagnosis rates: a package of support. Leeds: NHS England, June 18th 2014. Gateway Reference 01777.

[A version of this item features in Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWNHST), Volume 3 Issue 12, July 2014].

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