Tag Archives: Hospital Transition Between Home and Supported Accommodation

Care Transitions Project: Resource Pack (University of Birmingham)

Summary This resource pack, produced by the Institute of Applied Social Sciences, University of Birmingham (IASS), has been compiled following their recently completed project exploring older service user and carer experiences of transitions across service boundaries, which looked in particular at … Continue reading

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Care Transitions of Older People (NIHR Service Delivery and Organisation)

[A brief reference to this item appears in: Dementia and Elderly Care: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 3, October 2012]. Summary The “Understanding and improving transitions of older people: a user and carer centred approach” report covers … Continue reading

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Emergency Hospital Beds: Variations in Use by Patients Over 65 (King’s Fund)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 1, August 2012]. Summary This King’s Fund report explores variations in the use of hospital beds by patients aged over sixty-five years and who … Continue reading

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How to Guide on Reducing Avoidable Rehospitalisations: Improving Transitions From the Hospital to Community Settings (Institute for Healthcare Improvement)

Summary This “How-to Guide” from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) has been produced to support hospital-based teams and their community partners in the re-design and implementation of improved care processes in the United States, with a view to ensuring … Continue reading

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