How this quality standard fits into the NICE Pathway

How this quality standard fits into the NICE Pathway

NICE has produced a pathway on dementia, which links to the following statements in this quality standard and NICE quality standard 1 Dementia (2010).

Quality statements in the NICE Pathway on dementia

Areas in the NICE Pathway

Quality statement in the 2010 quality standard on dementia

Quality statement in the 2013 quality standard on supporting people to live well with dementia

Staff training

1 Appropriately trained staff

Promoting choice

5 Decision making

2 Choice and control in decisions

4 Leisure activities of interest and choice

9 Independent advocacy

Providing support

4 Assessment and personalised care plan

3 Reviewing needs and preferences

6 Physical and mental health and wellbeing

9 Independent advocacy

Integrated and coordinated care and service provision

1 Appropriately trained staff

4 Assessment and personalised care plan

8 Liaison services

8 Planning and evaluating services

Promoting independence and maintaining function

4 Assessment and personalised care plan

5 Maintaining and developing relationships

10 Involvement and contribution to the community

Living arrangements and care home placements

7 Design and adaptation of housing

Inpatient care and care in an acute hospital

8 Liaison services

Support for carers

6 Emotional, psychological and social needs of carers

10 Respite services for carers

Palliative and end-of-life care

5 Decision making

9 Palliative care needs

Investigation of suspected dementia

1 Discussing concerns about possible dementia

Specialist assessment services

2 Memory assessment services

Needs arising from diagnosis

3 Written and verbal information

Interventions for non-cognitive symptoms and behaviour that challenges

Non-pharmacological interventions

7 Non-cognitive symptoms and behaviour that challenges