Monthly Archives: May 2014

Person-Centred Health & Care Collaborative Learning Session 4 at the SECC on 27th & 28th May.

Dementia Care Voices were invited to have a stand at Person-Centred Health & Care Collaborative Learning Session 4 at the SECC on 27th & 28th May.  It was a great two days showcasing our “You can make a difference” campaign.  Big

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University of Abertay – Year 3 Adult Nursing Students 20th May 2014

A big thank you to Sheila, Robin & the 3rd year Nursing Students at Abertay University. Special thanks to Robin Ion Leader/Lecturer SHS Division of Nursing & Counselling University of Abertay Dundee for the invite to speak to the students, it was a

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“Shared commitment – from us to you Tommy”

Shared commitment – from us to you Tommy – Professor Fiona McQueen  ‘I pledge to have an understanding, listening ear throughout my nursing career. I will make a difference.’ People come in to nursing for many reasons. The above quote

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National Dementia Awareness Week 2014 (England) – Nursing Times Interview

To mark National Dementia Awareness Week which runs from 18 to 24 May, the Nursing Times are working with the Alzheimer’s Society to promote resources available to NHS organisations and the NHS workforce. As part of this activity, they have

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DCV attends Scottish Practice Nurse Association Conference 14th May 2014

  It is with great thanks to Alison Tait, Gill Dennes, Fiona Paterson, committee members from Scottish Practice Nurses Association and to everyone who attended for the kind invite so speak at their annual conference on May 14th 2014. It was a

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Honoured to open the new reminiscence room – Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham

Hello, Back in February I was delighted to be contacted by Dr Dawn Chaplin, Head Nurse Patient Experience / Clinical Dean for Nursing and Ward Sister Helen Seymour of Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust in Birmingham to let me

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Person Centred Health and Care Collaborative – Learning Session 4

The countdown to the latest Person Centred Health and Care Collaborative Learning Session is well and truly underway. The Dementia Carer Voices team will be attending the event, to be held at the SECC on the 27th and 28th of

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