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Drive to raise standards of dementia care in care homes

Janette Vaughan, BA (Hons), BSc (Hons), MSc, RN, DN.Care Homes Project Manager, Quality Care Initiative, Alzheimer’s Society, YorkThis month the Alzheimer’s Society is launching both its Quality Dementia Care Standards for Care Homes and its Care Homes Forum. It has long been recognised that improving care for users is the single most important reason for looking at service quality.

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