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Dementia
Dementia

Three hours

Introduction / Refresher

Nurses and Carers

To enable staff to monitor and care for people with dementia safely and effectively.

Up to 15 students

- Definition and prevalence of dementia
- Common features of dementia
- Stages and progressive nature of
   dementia
- Nutrition and hydration issues
- Cleansing, dressing and continence
   issues
- Communication issues
- Activities for people with dementia
- Medication issues
- Knowledge test

Lecture, group discussion, case studies
and practical exercises.

Students are assessed on the basis of
their performance of the exercises and
in the summative test at the end.

- Care Standards Act regulations
- Skills for Care Induction Standards
- National Vocational Qualifications

- Attendance forms
- Course notes / handouts
- Knowledge tests
- Training records
- Feedback forms
- Certificates of Achievement

Dependent on your training needs.
Call 020 3115 1039 for a quote
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'Michael wandered round all day and wouldn't sit down to eat. We were at our wits end and didn't know what to do with him…'

This three-hour course helps nursing and care staff understand the causes and nature of dementia and how to provide better care for people with dementia.
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This course description is not a contract and content may be subject to change.
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Michael Hughes MSc BSc(Hons) RN DipN ENB 998 ENB 978 Cert HPM FRSPH FIHPE PTLLS
Healthcare Training 79 Lodge Lane, North Finchley, London N12 8JG  Tel/Fax: 020 3115 1039
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