Tag Archives: Dementia Metrics

Plans for Meeting the Dementia Challenge by 2020 (DHSC)

Summary The Prime Minister’s Challenge on Dementia 2020 (2015) involved over 50 commitments for making England the best place in the world for dementia care, research and public dementia awareness in general. Feedback was subsequently collected, during 2018, concerning developments … Continue reading

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Joint Commissioning Framework for Dementia (Department of Health, 2009)

Summary This Joint Commissioning Framework provides best practice guidance (as of 2009) for commissioners to support implementation of the National Dementia Strategy (NDS) within the context of World Class Commissioning and Putting People First. It includes a Joint Strategic Needs … Continue reading

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Dementia Clinical Pathway Group (CPG) Metrics: West Midlands, Clinical Measures

Summary Dr Karim Saad, the West Midlands’ Dementia CPG Clinical Lead explains the tasks and challenges involved in measuring progress in the implementation of the regional dementia pathway. Innovative new metrics are presented. The priority has been to select metrics which score highly on validity and responsiveness, while attempting to avoid perverse … Continue reading

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Dementia Metrics (National Dementia Strategy Information Portal)

Summary A commitment made in the National Dementia Strategy programme has been to develop a framework of dementia-specific quantitative indicators. These metrics are intended to provide information on the progress that Councils and PCTs have made in relation to priority objectives in … Continue reading

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