Dementia care: the nurse-led service that can meet carers’ needs
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Dementia care: the nurse-led service that can meet carers’ needs

Elaine Cole @prideinnursing RCNi special projects editor

Admiral Nurse Kerry Lyons’ dementia support service is reducing inpatient stays and empowering carers

An Admiral Nurse service that supports hundreds of people with dementia and their carers is reducing inpatient stays and empowering families across Bolton. The service takes a holistic approach to health and well-being – including advice on benefits and social prescribing – and focuses on crisis reduction and avoiding hospital admissions.

Nursing Older People. 32, 6, 10-12. doi: 10.7748/nop.32.6.10.s8

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