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Telehealth and Telecare (House of Commons Library POST Note PN 456 / BBC News)

Summary The elderly population in the UK is growing and increasing numbers of people are prone to long-term health problems, posing a potential crisis for health and social care systems. The House of Commons Library has issued a briefing which … Continue reading

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The Care Bundle Approach to Improving Health Care Quality (Institute for Healthcare Improvement)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 11, June 2012]. Summary This paper from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) describes the history, theory of change, design concepts, and outcomes associated … Continue reading

Posted in Acute Hospitals, For Doctors (mostly), For Nurses and Therapists (mostly), For Researchers (mostly), International, Management of Condition, New Cross Dementia Project, New Cross Hospital, Non-Pharmacological Treatments, Patient Care Pathway, Quick Insights, Universal Interest | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment