The Commission has developed new cognitive impairment resources to:

  • Provide information for health service organisations to help them improve the quality of care and health outcomes for people with cognitive impairment or at risk of delirium
  • Support implementation of the NSQHS Standards (2nd edition)
  • Augment existing resources, such as the NSQHS Standards Guide for hospitals, and should be read in conjunction with these
  • Provide links to further resources and examples of approaches to delivering health care to people with cognitive impairment or at risk of delirium

These new resources are:

 

A better way to care

In 2014, the Commission developed three resources to guide health service managers, clinicians and consumers in improving care of people with cognitive impairment.

Please note: the resources below do not map to the second edition of the NSQHS Standards:

Actions for health service managers

Actions for clinicians

Actions for consumers

Additional resources