Recommendation ID

Identifying older people at high risk:- In the UK, what are the most effective ways to identify older people who at risk of a decline in their independence and mental wellbeing?

Any explanatory notes
(if applicable)

Why this is important:- Evidence in this area was very limited and mainly comprised expert testimony. More and better quality evidence is important to improve the recommendations on identifying people at high risk.

Source guidance details

Comes from guidance
Older people: independence and mental wellbeing
Date issued
December 2015

Other details

Is this a recommendation for the use of a technology only in the context of research? No  
Is it a recommendation that suggests collection of data or the establishment of a register?   No  
Last Reviewed 31/12/2015