The Kakoty Practice

General Medical Practice providing primary medical services to a registered population

Updated:
13 March 2017
Local Alliances:
Barnsley Dementia Action Alliance, Yorkshire & Humber 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?

Register as a Dementia Friendly organisation, watch the information videos

Log onto the Scie Open dementia elearning: http://www.scie.org.uk/dementia/e-learning

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

Making sure we have up-to-date local service information, which we will overcome by participating in a local Dementia Champions network

2. Actions

  • Find out more about how dementia effect people and how I can help

    Register as a Dementia Friendly organisation, watch the information videos

    Log onto the Scie Open dementia elearning: http://www.scie.org.uk/dementia/e-learning/

    Status:
    Being implemented
  • Dementia Friends Training

    Facilitate the Dementia Friends training for our Dementia Champions 

    Status:
    Being implemented
  • Premises modification or redecoration

    should the practice premises undergo any extensions, modifications or redecoration, the practice will consider the dementia friendly environments checklist to ensure the practice has a dementia friendly envionment

    Status:
    Planning
  • Identify an in-house Dementia Champion

    In house Dementia Champion to be point of contact for patients, carers living with dementia and Health Care Professionals

    Status:
    Being implemented