Share your views: Dementia support draft guidance from NICE
From the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
The consultation is seeking your views on Dementia – Assessment, Management, and support for people living with Dementia and their carers.
The draft guidance they are seeking views on covers diagnosing and managing dementia, and supporting people living with dementia and their carers. It aims to improve care by making recommendations on training staff and on helping carers to support people living with dementia.
- The consultation is open until the 13th February 2018.
- You can find out more here.
- This incudes short and full versions of the draft guidance NICE are seeking views on.
As the guidance document acknowledges, providing care is very complex and as such has led to wide variation in practice to support the range of symptoms those living with dementia face.