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What to look for when choosing a good care home

What to look for when choosing a good care home Blog by Claire Goodman.  This blog first appeared on The Conversation website. Although four out of five adult care homes in England evaluated in a recent report by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) were found to provide good care, it is the shocking […]

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Advancing Care – Research with Care Homes

Advancing Care – Research with Care Homes New NIHR Themed Review: Advancing Care A new Themed Review of NIHR research with care homes has just been published. Advancing Care brings together NIHR research on three themes relating to the care of older people in care homes: Living well – maintaining […]

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INVOLVE is recruiting for a new Chair

INVOLVE is recruiting for a new Chair Can you champion the role of patients and carers in improving UK health and care research? Do you have the skills to help our advisory group become a leading influence in global public involvement? If the answer is yes, apply to become the […]

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The thing with maps…

Dementia friendly communities blog post 01/07/2017   The thing with maps… By Professor Tony Arthur What is it with maps? There is nothing as powerful as a map to demonstrate at a glance how social, demographic, health, and political factors are distributed within and between different regions of the country. In […]

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Dementia Friendliness and Age Friendliness

Dementia friendly communities blog post 01/06/2017 Dementia Friendliness and Age Friendliness   by Dr Stefanie Buckner Earlier DemCom blogs have focused on what Dementia Friendly Communities are, and on measuring their impact. This post looks at dementia friendliness in relation to age-friendliness. Both are approaches that have been adopted in […]

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The NIHR I Am Research Campaign

The NIHR I Am Research Campaign Every year, the NIHR promotes International Clinical Trials Day on 20 May. This is a special day to celebrate clinical research all over the world, and highlight the important impact research has had on medicine to date. For the NIHR, International Clinical Trials Day […]

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