Tag Archives: SCIE Social Care TV

Whistleblowing in the NHS: Theory Versus Practice? (BBC News / Whistleblowing Helpline / NAO / SCIE)

Summary Dr Raj Mattu, a heart specialist was dismissed by University Hospital of Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust in 2010, after almost a decade of alleged unfair treatment by his employers, since exposing the cases of two patients who had … Continue reading

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SCIE Dementia Gateway: Newly Improved (SCIE)

Summary The SCIE Dementia Gateway has been relaunched. This is now produced in partnership with the Salford Institute for Dementia. At the G8 Dementia Summit, SCIE’s Chair Lord Michael Bichard reminded delegates about the “essential role of social care and support for people … Continue reading

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Safeguarding Adults in Care Homes (SCIE Social Care TV)

Summary SCIE has produced a Social Care TV video about good safeguarding practice in a care home for older people specialising in dementia care. Full Text Link Reference SCIE (2013). Social Care TV. Safeguarding adults in care homes. London: Social Care Institute … Continue reading

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Understanding the Person with Dementia: a Film for World Alzheimer’s Month (SCIE Social Care TV)

Summary SCIE has launched a new Social Care TV video to coincide with World Alzheimer’s Month and World Alzheimer’s Day on Saturday 21st September. It explains the importance of “getting to know the person with dementia, learning about their memories and … Continue reading

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Understanding the Person with Dementia (SCIE Social Care TV)

Summary This SCIE Social Care TV video examines how getting to know and understanding the perspective of individuals with a recent diagnosis of dementia helps to provide person-centred care and support to help them live well and independently for as long … Continue reading

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SCIE Dementia Gateway: Latest Dementia Resources and New-Look Website

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 1, August 2011]. Summary The SCIE website has been re-designed with a fresh new look and now makes it easier to navigate and locate information, whether this is in … Continue reading

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SCIE Social Care TV (Dementia-Related Films)

Summary A number of new learning resources are available via the Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE), Social Care TV service. Living with young onset dementia (Released 10/05/2011). This film highlights the experiences of younger people diagnosed and living with dementia. Dementia … Continue reading

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