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Hurley at The Waldron

The Hurley Group is an NHS GP Partnership that runs a number of practices and Urgent Care Centres in London. We have been providing patient-centred care since 1969, working with some of the capital’s most deprived communities. We continue to adapt to meet the challenges faced by today’s NHS.

Updated:
27 January 2017
Location:
London
Sectors:
Health
Local Alliances:
Lewisham 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?

Identify hidden carers

Provide links to Lewisham Carers

Dementia Awarness Training

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

Vulnerable hard to reach patients

Improving the awarness of Dementia and its various forms - Training needed

getting carers to the parctice - respite support, Social Service referrals

 

2. Actions

  • Identify Hidden Carers

    Run a search on vulnerable adults, ask patients opportunistically if they have a carer/relative.

    Status:
    Being implemented