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Rawmarsh Health Centre

We Provide health care to patients this includes proventive care

Updated:
8 October 2015
Location:
Yorkshire and Humber
Sectors:
Health
Local Alliances:
Yorkshire & Humber Dementia Action Alliance, Rotherham Dementia Action Alliance

1. Action Plan

1. The National Dementia Declaration lists seven outcomes that the DAA are seeking to achieve for people with dementia and their carers. How would you describe your organisation’s role in delivering better outcomes for people with dementia and their carers?

We ensure that all our staff have Dementia Awareness training .

Support all paitents and their carers and sign post to organiations who can provide support and guidance

2. What are the challenges to delivering these outcomes from the perspective of your organisation?

A challege for us is having time to ensure all staff are trained

2. Actions

  • Diagnosis Rates

    Actively endevour to increase diagnosis rates orf people with Dementia in Rotherham 

    Status:
    Being implemented
  • Identifing Patients and Carers of people with Dementia

      Flag patients records to indicate when a patient has Dementia and memory problems

    Ensure Carers of People with Dementia are registered as a carer and support is offered and issues are looked out for.

    Status:
    Being implemented
  • Signposting

    Provide after diagnosis support ,collaboratively working with any other third parties  who are working toward ensuring that People live well will dementia as they are able

    Referral’s made to Social Prescribing 

    Referral’s Made to BME links for Social Prescribing

    Referral’s made to Carers Resilience

     

     

    Status:
    Being implemented
  • Paitient Care

    Include concepts and guidance relating to Customer  care from AZ  Service facing guidance booklet

     

    Status:
    Planning
  • Dementia Friendly Enviroments

    Considerations is given now and in the future to Dementia Friendly Enviroments

    Coloured toilet seats                                                                                                                                           Ensure signage is at the right level                                                                                                                Ensure signage is dementia friendly                                                                                                                                             Be aware that breakages in carpets and darker areas could look like steps and holes

    Consideration given to Dementia Friendly environment’s  when any refurbishment/ re decorating  work is carried out

     

    Status:
    Planning
  • Provison of Literature

    Provision of suitable supporting literature and links to how to find to find out more information  

    Status:
    Planning