Improving Access to Post-Diagnosis Care and Support (Department of Health / Dementia Challenge)

Summary

The Secretary of State for Health has written to health and wellbeing boards and local authorities, encouraging collaborative working with local NHS employees to increase awareness of dementia and diagnosis rates, and to improve all aspects of support for persons diagnosed with dementia and for their carers.

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Reference

Jeremy Hunt urges health and wellbeing boards to help improve dementia care and support. London: Department of Health / Dementia Challenge, July 30th 2014.

This relates to:

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Reference

Hunt, J. (2014). Prime Minister’s Challenge on Dementia [Letter to health and wellbeing boards, and to local authorities]. London: Department of Health / Dementia Challenge, July 16th 2014.

About Dementia and Elderly Care News

Dementia and Elderly Care News. Wolverhampton Medical Institute: WMI. (jh)
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