Tag Archives: Dementia Strategy Forward Plan (Wolverhampton)

Dementia Care in the Acute General Hospital: Revisited (Journal of Dementia Care)

Summary This article summarises the range of interventions involved in improving care for people with dementia at New Cross Hospital in Wolverhampton. Key components of the New Cross Hospital Dementia Project comprise: A specialist dementia acute medical ward (currently called … Continue reading

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Broad Horizons: What Else Needs to be Investigated Generally? (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

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Reduced Use of Antipsychotics 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

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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

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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

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Living Well with Dementia in Wolverhampton Care Homes (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

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Wolverhampton’s Joint Dementia Strategy (Public Consultation, Summer 2011)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 12, July 2011]. Summary Feedback Persons wishing to submit advice or comments may email either: getinvolved@wolvespct.nhs.uk or participation.team@wolverhampton.gov.uk Alternatively, telephone your comments to Tracy … Continue reading

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Local Dementia Care Arrangements Applauded by Department of Health (Wolverhampton City Council)

[A version of this article appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 9, April 2011]. Summary Work in Wolverhampton to meet national objectives for dementia care services has been applauded as an example of best practice. The Department of Health produced … Continue reading

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Delivering Excellence in Dementia Care in an Acute Hospital (New Cross, Wolverhampton)

[This article first appeared as part of a feature in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter RWHT Volume 1 Issue 7 February 2011]. Summary Grace Hampson, Project Manager of the New Cross Hospital Dementia Project, introduces the outline proposal (May 2010) for the … Continue reading

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New Dementia Care Centre Planned for Wolverhampton (Wolverhampton City Council)

Wolverhampton City Council – in consultation with service users, families and carers – has developed a vision for people with dementia living in Wolverhampton. Brief details are as follows (quote): The vision is to ‘enable people with dementia in Wolverhampton to live well and … Continue reading

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