New Cross Hospital Dementia Care Bundle: a “New” Discovery (Health Foundation)

Summary

The following case study from the Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust covers how the Dementia Care Bundle (DCB) was implemented at New Cross Hospital and how this has improved patient safety.

This apparently neglected item from the University of Worcester, RWNHST and the Health Foundation was published officially in June 2013. This document somehow managed to fly “under the radar” for 22 months, undetected by all the mainstream healthcare databases and indexing sources.

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Reference

Brooker, D. Leung, D. [and] Bowley, K. [et al]. The Dementia Care Bundle: improving the quality and safety of hospital care for patients with acute physical illness who have co-existing dementia. London: Health Foundation, June 2013.

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