Balhousie's contribution to 'coordination key to dementia care' article

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We were delighted to see the dementia strategy and the dementia ambassador program recognised and mentioned within this months Care News.

Coordination key to dementia care

'Making sure dementia learning and development is put into care and support can often be challenging, but having a key person in the service driving this forward can make a huge difference. That’s the view of Heather Edwards, Dementia Consultant at the Care Inspectorate.

She said: “A number of providers have recognised the need for a named person who has responsibility for promoting good practice. For example, Balhousie Care recruited Dementia Consultant, Yvonne Manson (pictured) in February 2016 and she has been pivotal in the group’s progress since then.'

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