Tag Archives: Outcomes for People with Dementia

Breaking News: Evaluation Report Published for Excellent Care in a Dementia Friendly Acute Hospital (University of Worcester, Association for Dementia Studies)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia and Elderly Care: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 3, October 2012]. Summary We have just this week learned that the final evaluation of the New Cross Hospital Dementia Project … Continue reading

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Developing NHS Care Objectives: a Draft Mandate to the NHS Commissioning Board With Consultation (Department of Health)

Summary New objectives for the improvement of health and healthcare have been set out in the Department of Health’s “Our NHS Care Objectives: a Draft Mandate to the NHS Commissioning Board” document. There is also a public consultation on these … Continue reading

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How to Develop an Outcomes-Based Approach in Mental Health (NHS Confederation / Mental Health Network)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 7, February 2012]. Summary The Mental Health Network had earlier been commissioned by the Department of Health to produce a report which clarifies how to develop … Continue reading

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Quality Outcomes for People with Dementia: Building on the National Dementia Strategy

[This abstract first appeared in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter RWHT Volume 1 Issue 3 October 2010]. Abstract This document presents the Department of Health’s updated, “outcomes-focused” plan for implementation of the Living well with dementia: A National Dementia Strategy report. … Continue reading

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