Quality standards are derived from the best available evidence, such as NICE guidance or other NICE accredited sources. The guidance used to underpin this quality standard is listed in development sources, along with relevant policy context, definitions and data sources.
This quality standard was produced collaboratively with representatives from social care and the NHS, along with their partners, people with dementia and carers.
This quality standard has been incorporated into the NICE Pathway on dementia.
We have produced a summary for service users and carers.