Tag Archives: Good Practice Compendium

Mainstream Dementia Pathways Literature (British Psychological Society)

Summary This document was released last year by the Dementia Work Stream of the Faculty of the Psychology of Older People (FPOP) at the British Psychological Society. It reflects a literature review performed between 2011 and 2012 to find important … Continue reading

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The Shared Learning Collection: Implementing NICE Guidance (NICE)

Summary The Shared Learning Collection on the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) website is a repository for sharing quality-assured examples of the implementation of NICE guidance. This promising resource, which is at an early stage of development, offers … 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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Good Practice Compendium: Examples Illustrating “Living Well With Dementia: a National Dementia Strategy”

[This abstract first appeared in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter RWHT Volume 1 Issue 7 February 2011]. Abstract This “Good Practice Compendium” brings together examples of best practice from across the regions to support local delivery of the National Dementia Strategy and improve … Continue reading

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