Dementia Pathways. For Primary Care in ireland

Our Partners

PREPARED is a primary care research and education initiative which is part of the Irish National Dementia Strategy, and is joint funded by the Health Service Executive and the Atlantic Philanthropies.

The PREPARED team report to the HSE National Dementia Office and work closely with GPs, HSE primary care staff and the National Office to design, deliver and evaluate dementia education, resources and support for dementia care and in collectively contributing to improving awareness and skills in dementia care.

The PREPARED team also collaborate with the ICGP on GP e-learning initiatives and with the ICGP and the iPCRN on dementia clinical audit and information projects.  Dr Kate Irving's team in the School of Nursing and Human Sciences at DCU are collaborators on a research and evaluation project looking at the roll out and impact of the PCT workshops.