Woodlands Drive Medical Centre
General Medical Practice providing primary medical services to a registered population
- 18 January 2017
- Yorkshire and Humber
- 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?
Provide support before during and after diagnosis
2. What are the challenges to delivering these outcomes from the perspective of your organisation?
Acceptance of diagnosis, communication problems due to how dementia affects a person
Develop awareness of local dementia services and networks
Liaison/refer to appropriate services
To keep up to date dementia register and care register