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Community-based dementia day programmes: Common elements and outcome measures

NZ Literature Abstract

posted by WM Admin on 2015-06-22 13:33:54.719

Authors

Annie Weir
Christa Fouche

Year of Publication

2015

Source

Dementia, 16 June [Epub before print]

Publication Type

Journal article (peer reviewed)

Publication Status

Completed

Abstract

This New Zealand mixed methods study investigated the elements that make up an effective client-focused dementia day programme and the methods employed by organisations to measure the outcomes of these programmes. The authors identify five core elements of effective programmes, and note that surveys, reporting and auditing processes are routinely used to measure the quality of outcomes of day programmes.

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