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dc.contributorMacDermott, Seanen_US
dc.contributorYates, Marken_US
dc.contributorTheobald, Meredithen_US
dc.contributorMorvell, Michelleen_US
dc.contributorMohrebbi, Mohammadrezaen_US
dc.contributorWest, Emmaen_US
dc.contributorJebramek, Jessicaen_US
dc.contributorWatts, Jenniferen_US
dc.date.accessioned2018-04-12T00:45:35Z-
dc.date.available2018-04-12T00:45:35Z-
dc.date.issued2017-
dc.identifier.govdoc01120en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11054/1130-
dc.description.abstractForty percent of hospital patients over 65 have Cognitive Impairment. These patients have a threefold risk for Hospital-Acquired Complications; urinary tract infection, pneumonia, pressure Injury, or delirium. Ballarat Health Services in partnership with Alzheimer’s Australia and consumers developed the DCHP program that reduces harm using a validated screening tool >65 yrs., nine key communication strategies for all who engage with the patient, and a bedside Cognitive Impairment Identifier to alert staff as to their responsibilities to the patient.en_US
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dc.publisherBallarat Health Servicesen_US
dc.relation.urihttps://www.healthroundtable.org/GetNews/NewsArticle/tabid/1457/itemid/369/amid/5205/ballarat-health-service-leading-national-rollout-of-dementia-care-in-hospitals.aspxen_US
dc.titleNational rollout and evaluation of the Dementia Care in Hospitals Program. Report prepared for the Commonwealth Department of Health August 2017.en_US
dc.typeReporten_US
dc.publisher.placeBallarat, Victoriaen_US
dc.subject.healththesaurusCOGNITIVE DYSFUNCTIONen_US
dc.subject.healththesaurusCOGNITIVE IMPAIRMENTen_US
dc.subject.healththesaurusDEMENTIAen_US
dc.subject.healththesaurusCOGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT IDENTIFIERen_US
dc.subject.healththesaurusDEMENTIA CARE IN HOSPITALS PROGRAM (DCHP)en_US
dc.subject.healththesaurusCOMMUNICATIONen_US
dc.subject.healththesaurusINPATIENTSen_US
dc.subject.healththesaurusHOSPITALIZATIONen_US
dc.subject.healththesaurusAWARENESSen_US
dc.subject.healththesaurusVICTORIA, AUSTRALIAen_US
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