Advancing practice in the care of people with dementia
Client: Department of Social Services
Centre: Australian Centre for Evidence Based Aged Care
Start year: 2015
End year: 2016
Part of the DTSC's National Practice Improvement Program, a project funded under the Australian Government's Aged Care Service Improvement and Healthy Ageing Grants. It will deliver a program of education and support to aged care providers to facilitate knowledge transfer and practice improvement in the care of people with dementia in four critical care areas: environmental design; sexuality and dementia; medication management; responding to behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia.