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Dementia care

VOL: 97, ISSUE: 18, PAGE NO: 36Suzanne Wightman, RMN, is coordinator, continuing care team, Dewsbury Health Care NHS TrustOur specialist team was formed in response to the increasing number of referrals to elderly mental health services for community psychiatric nurse input, home visits, outpatient appointments and because of a rise in admissions to mental health wards from nursing and residential homes.

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