Tag Archives: Quality Outcomes for People With Dementia

Foundation Guidelines for Dementia Friendly Communities (North East Dementia Alliance)

Summary This report, commissioned by the North East Dementia Alliance, might be considered a handbook for people involved in the development of dementia friendly communities. It attempts to identify how dementia friendly communities might be created, covering the core aims … 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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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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