In late 2019, the National Dementia Office ran a competition for acute hospitals to improve their care of people living with dementia.
The grant call details are below.
To view the successful hospitals and a summary of their project click on the image below.
Beaumont Hospital - ED Supporting People with Dementia
Beaumont Hospital - Banks Ward Project
Beaumont ED Dementia Friendly Signage
Beaumont Hospital Delirium and Hospitalisation
Beaumont Hospital The Sheehan Unit
Kerry University Hospital
Louth County Hospital
Mallow General Hospital
Mullingar Regional Hospital
Naas General Hospital
Portiuncula University Hospital
St Columcilles Hospital
St Lukes Hospital
South Tipperary General Hospital
St James Hospital
St Vincents Hospital
University Hospital Galway
Wexford General Hospital
A report of these projects will be available in mid-2021.
The following links may be helpful for any hospital considering quality improvement in the area of dementia care