Tag Archives: RWNHST

A Point of Clarification (RWHT)

Summary As of mid-August 2012, Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals Trust will officially become known as The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust. This change of name has been arranged to reflect the fact that the organisation is an integrated community and acute provider. … Continue reading

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Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 12, July 2012

Announcement Volume 2 Issue 12 of the “Dementia: the Latest Evidence” newsletter was published on July 22nd 2012. A link to the downloadable .pdf version follows: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 12, July 2012.

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Dementia Care at New Cross Hospital Wins National Patient Safety Award (Health Service Journal and Nursing Times)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 12, July 2012]. Summary Innovative work to improve hospital care for patients with dementia has resulted in the Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals NHS Trust (RWHT) … Continue reading

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Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 11, June 2012

Announcement Volume 2 Issue 11 of the “Dementia: the Latest Evidence” newsletter was published on June 14th 2012. A link to the downloadable .pdf version follows: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 11, June 2012.

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New Cross Hospital Patients’ Garden

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 12, July 2011]. Summary Now that the Summer is here, patients on the special-purpose Dementia Ward (D22) at New Cross Hospital in Wolverhampton are … Continue reading

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Mayor Opens New Cross Hospital Dementia Ward

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 12, July 2011]. Summary The Mayor of Wolverhampton visited the Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals NHS Trust on June 7th 2011 in order to inspect and … Continue reading

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Improved Quality of Life for People in General Hospitals in Wolverhampton (Wolverhampton’s Joint Dementia Strategy: Public Consultation, Summer 2011)

Summary A wide-ranging strategy has been developed, based on guidance from the Department of Health’s Living well with dementia : A National Dementia Strategy, consultation with regional and local experts, plus help and advice from residents with dementia and their … Continue reading

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Re-Evaluating the Role of Health Care Assistants in Dementia Care (NHS Confedration Webinar)

Summary Delegates at this Webinar (held on May 13th 2011) heard Professor Justine Schneider, from the University of Nottingham, explain the findings of her most recent study on the role and experience of Health Care Assistants (HCAs) in dementia wards. A key component of the … Continue reading

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New Cross Hospital in Wolverhampton Unveils Dementia Ward (World Construction Network)

Summary The World Construction Network (WCN)  trade paper / website, serving the global construction industry, last month published a brief feature article about the 20-bed Physical Illness and Dementia Ward at Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals Trust (RWHT). This brief news item mentions how the ward incorporates professional … Continue reading

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New Cross Hospital Pioneers Care for People with Dementia in Hospital (NHS Local)

[A version of this abstract appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 9, April 2011]. Summary This NHS Local web page pays tribute to how the New Cross Hospital (part of the Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals Trust) has made extraordinary efforts to care for … Continue reading

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