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  1. Maintaining and improving mobility and self-care

    07 Mar 2017

    Interventions to support mobility and self-care can include incidental activity, exercise, retraining ADLs, supervision and environmental modifications...

  2. Making an application and supplying supporting information for the appointment of a guardian of last resort

    08 May 2017

    A guardianship application should only be made when all less restrictive alternatives have been trialled. Application forms are available from VCAT...

  3. Managing and treating pain

    18 May 2016

    The treatment and management of pain should be based on pain assessment findings and involve both pharmacological and non-pharmacological approaches...

  4. Managing behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia

    18 Nov 2015

    We can use a range of strategies to help manage behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia...

  5. Managing dementia in hospital

    07 Mar 2017

    Strategies to improve care include working with family and carers, staff and other health professionals, and adapting the environment...

  6. Managing falls

    13 May 2016

    If a patient falls in hospital, review their risk status and refer to your health service’s policies and procedures for post-fall management guidelines...

  7. Managing frailty

    09 Mar 2017

    Frailty is a complex problem that requires multiple interventions targeting physical performance, nutritional status, mental health and cognition...

  8. Managing personal, emotional, cultural and spiritual needs in palliative care

    07 Dec 2017

    People receiving palliative care often experience emotional symptoms, and have cultural, personal and spiritual needs...

  9. Managing physical symptoms during palliative care

    16 Nov 2015

    People who need palliative care may have physical symptoms impacting on their quality of life and these need to be addressed...

  10. Measuring person centred practice

    16 Nov 2015

    Measuring person-centred practice helps us assess services and outcomes and improve the patient experience...