Canvey Village Surgery

We have a duty of care to all of our patients within the surgery. We want to continue to diagnose and support people living with dementia in a timely way and to help to avoid times of crisis through robust care planning, information, educationand support.

12 March 2019
Local Alliances:
Southend, Castle Point and Rochford District 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?

Prevent well – we continue to promote Healthy living.

Diagnose well – diagnose in a timely manner, include yearly checks and reviews.

Support well – to work with outside agencies that provide extra support.

Living well – to encourage independent living and to be active in the community.

Dying well – to actively encourage early participation in End of life plans and patient centred care planning

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

To implement iSPACE across the practice and involve all staff, PPG and public.

2. Actions