Safe care for people with cognitive impairment during COVID-19: Poster

This poster outlines four important actions in providing safe, high-quality care for people with cognitive impairment in hospital during COVID-19.

Safe care for people with cognitive impairment during COVID-19

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Safe care for people with cognitive impairment during COVID-19: Poster

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The four actions are: 

  1. Agree to goals of care
  2. Involve the carer
  3. Prevent delirium
  4. Treat appropriately 

The Commission acknowledges the contribution of people living with dementia, carers, clinicians and researchers in the development of this resource.

Further information is available in the Safe hospital care for people with cognitive impairment during COVID-19: Fact sheet for clinicians

 

Publication year
2020
Resource type
Poster or graphic