Monthly Archives: July 2018

Dementia: NICE guidance update

I was pleased to see a summary of the new NICE guidance on dementia in the BMJ, since dementia accounts for a significant proportion of my work at the local care home. However, it turned out to be a mixture … Continue reading

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Adult safeguarding

Safeguarding refers to a continuum of responses from promoting welfare to protecting from harm. It is defined (by the Care Act 2014) as protecting an adult’s right to live in safety, free from abuse and neglect. 6 principles of adult … Continue reading

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