Tag Archives: Right Care: Creating Dementia Friendly Hospitals

D:Kit Self-Assessment Resource Pack (DAA’s Right Care Call to Action to Create Dementia-Friendly Hospitals)

Summary The D:Kit Self-Assessment resource has been compiled using a comprehensive and up-to-date collection of resources in order to support acute hospitals in meeting the Dementia Action Alliance (DAA)‘s Right Care Call to Action to Create Dementia-Friendly Hospitals. It reflects the National CQUIN for … Continue reading

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The Right Care: Creating Dementia-Friendly Hospitals (Department of Health)

Summary The Department of Health has written to acute trusts reminding them of a campaign run by the Dementia Action Alliance which urges hospitals to become dementia-friendly. Hospitals are requested to commit to becoming dementia-friendly during March 2013. This letter … Continue reading

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Dementia Top Tips Presentation Online (NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement / Dementia Action Alliance)

Summary The Dementia Action Alliance, in partnership with the NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement, have launched a Call to Action for the improvement of care for people with dementia in Acute Hospitals. The organisers are running a webinar series, entitled “Improving the … Continue reading

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Right Care (Invitation Letter): Creating Dementia-Friendly Hospitals (Dementia Action Alliance)

Summary The Dementia Action Alliance (DAA), in partnership with the NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement has distributed this letter inviting leaders of NHS acute trusts to sign up to “The Right Care: a call to action to improve the … Continue reading

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The Right Care: Improving Care for People with Dementia (Department of Health / NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement / Dementia Action Alliance)

[A version of this item features in Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust), Volume 3 Issue 4, November 2012]. Summary The NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement, in partnership with the Dementia Action Alliance, is launching a … Continue reading

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