How to Create a Person-Centred Care Plan

The care sector is experiencing a shift in the way practices and health systems are designed and managed. Traditionally, the role of patients and their families has been one of passive “order takers”. Nowadays, many service providers are implementing a person-centred approach. This requires a shift to viewing patients and their families as active “team…

A Guide to Successful Care Management Software Implementation: 6 Key Disciplines

1. Decide what success looks like. The definition of success varies depending on the type of care you provide and the outcomes you are aiming to achieve. Care management software can help providers make strides in a number of areas such as: Achieving a higher regulatory grade (Care Inspectorate / CQC / RQIA) Improving measures…

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“Art is like chocolate for the brain” – Dr. Gene Cohen Dr. Gene Cohen is the founder of the National Centre for Creative Ageing (NCCA). Dr. Cohen suggested that as cognitive ability deteriorates with dementia, creative inhibitions decrease. This offers opportunities for new ways of communication through creative engagement. Dementia is predicted to double in…