Jan 26, 2018 by Adam Smith
The National Institute for Health Research Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care West (NIHR CLAHRC West) works with partner organisations, including the NHS, local authorities and universities, to conduct applied health research and implement research evidence, to improve health and healthcare across the West.
Jan 15, 2018 by Andrea Fisher
Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust is holding a Research and Innovation Conference in March 2018.
Free for care homes that are part of the ENRICH network, the day is full of talks and workshops including topics on 'Take a stab at research' and 'Falls prevention in care homes'.
Jan 08, 2018 by
The Journal of the American Geriatrics Society has recently published a systematic review article (analysing results of multiple research studies) exploring changes in analgesic drug prescriptions for those in long-term care.
The analysis suggested an increase in scheduled prescription rates for analgesic (painkiller) drugs over time.
The full review can be viewed on the Wiley Online Library: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jgs.15238/full
Nov 02, 2017 by Cedar Falls Care Home
The Falls in Care Homes (FinCH) study is a randomised controlled trial of a falls prevention intervention. Here we hear from Cedar Falls Care Home Manager, Anita, about the home's experience of taking part in the study.
Nov 01, 2017 by ENRICH Lincolnshire
Where? Post Graduate Education Centre, City Hospital Campus, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS
Trust, Hucknall Road, Nottingham NG5 1PB.
Who should attend? Health & social care professionals, care home managers, inspectors, commissioners
& providers, anyone who has an interest in the care and support of people with dementia & their
Cost? Delegate fee £100.
A limited number of free places are available for carers, people with dementia and students.
For further information contact: Professor Rowan Harwood at Rowan.firstname.lastname@example.org or Dr Karen
Harrison at Karen.Harrisonemail@example.com
Oct 12, 2017 by Adam Smith
Region shines spotlight on care homes with event celebrating the success stories and discussing the challenges taking place across Newcastle and Gateshead’s care homes.