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NHS Friends and Family Test: Publishing Results (Department of Health)

Summary This guidance helps providers of NHS funded services to calculate and present NHS friends and family test results. Full Text Link Reference Department of Health (2013). The NHS friends and family test: publication guidance. Leeds: Department of Health, February … Continue reading

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NHS Friends and Family Test: Implementation Guide (Department of Health)

Summary This guidance explains how to put the national friends and family test into practice in the NHS. It is aimed initially at NHS acute services, for use with inpatients and patients discharged from A&E. Data collection should be in … Continue reading

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Higher Dementia Risk in African Caribbean Older People

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 4, November 2011]. Summary There appears to be a higher prevalence of dementia in African-Caribbean people generally, possibly related to vascular risk factors, so … Continue reading

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Healthcare for London Dementia Services Guide: Project Documentation

Summary This website provides access the Healthcare for London Dementia Services Guide (2009) and all related project documentation. The full list of resources linked to from this page comprises: The Dementia Services Guide. The contents of this document are summarised below: … Continue reading

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