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National Programme: Enabling and Enhancing Care of the Person with Dementia in the Acute Hospital Setting

Brief description

The programme aims to raise awareness and understanding of dementia and enabling (and disabling) hospital environments. It includes the different approaches to supporting the person with dementia in the acute hospital setting including effective communication, supported decision-making and recognising delirium.

Duration

4 to 5 hours

Mode of delivery

Group Face to Face

Cost

Free (some exceptions €100 charge applies to non HSE individuals in Mercy University Hospital, Cork)

Areas Available

Providers' Details and Target audience

Kerry
Provider

Centre of Nursing and Midwifery Education (CNME)

Kerry
Mary McNamara
Specialist Co-ordinator
KCNME
Target audience
  • Nursing (Acute)
  • HCA (Acute)
  • Porter (Acute)
HSE West/Mid-West
Provider
Centre of Nursing and Midwifery Education (CNME)
West/Mid-West
Gerardine Kennedy
Target audience
Nursing (Acute)
Sligo/Leitrim/West Cavan
Provider
Centre of Nursing and Midwifery Education CNME Sligo/Leitrim/West Cavan
Maura McGettrick

Target audience

  • Nursing (Acute)
  • HCA (Acute)
  • Management (Acute)
  • Medical (Acute)
  • Porter (Acute)
  • Administration (Acute)
  • Housekeeping (Acute)
  • Public Health Nurse
  • Physiotherapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Speech and Language Therapist
  • Pharmacist
St James, Dublin
Provider
Centre of Nursing and Midwifery Education (CNME)
St James, Dublin
Mary Bell

Target audience

  • Nursing (Acute)
  • HCA (Acute)
  • Management (Acute)
  • Medical (Acute)
  • Porter (Acute)
  • Administration (Acute)
Carlow, Kilkenny, South Tipperary, Waterford and Wexford
Provider
Centre of Nursing and Midwifery Education (CNME)
Carlow, Kilkenny, Waterford, Wexford and South Tipperary
Karen O’Sullivan

Target audience

  • Nursing (Acute)
  • HCA (Acute)
  • Management (Acute)
  • Medical (Acute)
  • Porter (Acute)
  • Administration (Acute)
  • Housekeeping (Acute)
Beaumont Hospital, Dublin
Provider
Beaumont Hospital
Fiona Jacob or Joseph Morris

Target audience

  • Nursing (Acute)
  • HCA (Acute)
  • Management (Acute)
  • Medical (Acute)
  • Porter (Acute)
  • Administration (Acute)
  • Housekeeping (Acute)
Mercy University Hospital, Cork
Provider
Centre Nursing Education (CNE)
Mercy University Hospital, Cork.
Elizabeth Myers
Specialist Co-ordinator

Target audience

  • Nursing (Acute)
  • HCA (Acute)
  • Management (Acute)
  • Public Health Nurse
  • Physiotherapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Speech and Language Therapist
  • Pharmacist
  • Volunteers
  • Friends of Mercy University Hospital
Midland Regional Hospitals Tullamore and Portlaoise
Provider
Psychiatry of Later Life
Mullingar
Joan Mannion
Deborah McElroy

Target audience

  • Nursing (Acute)
  • HCA (Acute)
  • Management (Acute)
  • Medical (Acute)
  • Porter (Acute)
  • Administration (Acute)
  • Housekeeping (Acute)
  • Physiotherapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Speech and Language Therapist
  • Pharmacist
  • IT
  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Electricians
  • Security
  • Anyone on hospital payroll
Provider
Centre of Nursing and Midwifery Education (CNME)
Donegal
Roisin McLoughlin

Target audience

  • Nursing (Acute)
  • HCA (Acute)
  • Management (Acute)
  • Medical (Acute)
  • Porter (Acute)
  • Administration (Acute)
  • Housekeeping (Acute)
  • Physiotherapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Speech and Language Therapist
  • Pharmacist, Nursing (Residential)
  • HCA (residential)
  • Management (Residential)
  • Medical (Residential)
  • Porter (Residential)
  • Administration (Residential)
  • Housekeeping (Residential)

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