Tag Archives: Prevention of Abuse and Neglect in the Institutional Care of Older Adults

Safeguarding Adults: Multi-Agency Policy and Procedure for the West Midlands (SCIE Report 60)

Summary Organisations in the West Midlands and allied local authorities are committed to work together to safeguard adults at risk. This SCIE Report No.60, entitled “Safeguarding adults: multi-agency policy and procedures for the West Midlands”, covers the policy and procedures … Continue reading

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Role of Healthcare Assistants (HCAs) in Promoting Person-Centred Dementia Care

[A version of this abstract appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT) Volume 1 Issue 8 March 2011]. Abstract An in-depth observational study of healthcare assistants (HCAs) in dementia wards has been commissioned to identify any workforce issues. This research … Continue reading

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