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Dementia Care in the United Kingdom: Health Systems in Transition

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 11, June 2011]. Summary This Health Systems in Transition (HiT) profile attempts to provide a detailed description of the health system and of reform … Continue reading

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Enhancing the Healing Environment for People with Dementia

[A version of this abstract appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT) Volume 1 Issue 8 March 2011]. Abstract The “Enhancing the Healing Environment” (EHE) programme was launched in 2000 to encourage local trust teams to improve the environment … 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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Synthesis of Outcomes Desired by People With Dementia and Their Carers

Purpose The table presented on this page attempts to map together 2 key sets of considerations: (1a) The relevant “National Dementia Strategy” (2009) objective(s), which were later developed into (1b) the quality outcome(s) required by people with dementia and their carers as outlined in the … Continue reading

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Objectives of the National Dementia Strategy (Department of Health)

Summary National Dementia Strategy objectives, as set out in the Department of Health’s revised outcomes-based implementation plan: “Quality outcomes for people with dementia: building on the work of the National Dementia Strategy”, are summarised below: 1. Improving public and professional … Continue reading

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Ambulance Service Network Dementia Care (Free Workshop: February 10th 2011)

Summary The Ambulance Service Network (ASN) is hosting a free workshop on February 11th 2011 which will explain the benefits of partnership working between health and social care organisations to improve care for patients with dementia. Professor Alistair Burns, the … Continue reading

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Revised Dementia Plan (Department of Health)

Summary The document presents the Department of Health’s revised implementation plan for “Living Well with Dementia: a National Dementia Strategy”, which was published in February 2009. It updates the previous implementation plan for the Strategy, which was published in July 2009. … Continue reading

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