Archive for category: Dementia-Friendly Hospitals

NDAA decade of achievements

Although the NDAA is formally disestablished (but working on the Dementia-Friendly Hospital Charter Wales and England until October 2021), there is much to be celebrated in what the alliance, members, hospital trusts and campaign partners have achieved since it was founded in 2010. There have been detailed annual reports,...

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Dementia Congress presentation on Hospital Charter

UK Dementia Congress in November brought together the latest ideas, research and innovations as well as providing a multidisciplinary forum for professionals, experts and people living with dementia to learn, network and share ideas and experiences. NDAA’s Sarah Tilsed provided an update on the Dementia-Friendly Hospital Charter. Related articles:...

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Wales International Dementia Conference – Virtual Meeting

2nd – 3rd February 2021, 13:00-17:00 This conference entitled Advancing Dementia Care Cymru is a collaboration between Public Health Wales Improvement Cymru, The Royal College of Psychiatrists (Wales) Old Age Faculty and key partners from across Wales. This is an opportunity to learn about the dementia research and innovative...

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Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on hospital care for people with dementia

Following consultation with stakeholders the National Audit of Dementia team examined how the pandemic had affected inpatient care for  people with dementia and to identify examples of good practice. They developed three separate short surveys for people with dementia, their carers/families and for hospital leads for dementia. The surveys...

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Dementia-Friendly Hospital Charter, Revised 2020: COVID-19 Recommendations

DFH Charter 2020

The Dementia-Friendly Hospital Charter enables hospitals to create a dementia-friendly environment for people with dementia and their families/carer in England. This revised edition – released October 2020 – has been developed as a result of COVID-19, but is likely to be equally applicable in any other epidemic or pandemic where...

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