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  1. Reception, foyer, entrance audit

    31 Jul 2018

    Determine how the features of the entrance, foyer and reception areas of the hospital are experienced by older people and enhance their comfort and safety...

  2. Responding to assessment

    06 Mar 2017

    Screening and assessment should result in the development and implementation of a care plan that meets the individual patient’s needs and goals...

  3. Responding to 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...

  4. Responding to frailty

    09 Mar 2017

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

  5. Responding to nutrition and hydration issues

    20 Mar 2017

    There are many things we can do to improve a patient’s food and fluid intake and help prevent functional decline. Nutrition is a priority for everyone...

  6. Responding to pressure injuries and skin tears

    07 Mar 2017

    Responding to pressure injuries and skin tears requires being aware of the factors that promote healing and addressing injuries and tears...

  7. Responding to swallowing difficulties

    16 Nov 2015

    There are many things we can do to improve a patient’s food and fluid intake and help prevent functional decline. Nutrition is a priority for everyone...

  8. Responding to the need for palliative care

    16 Nov 2015

    When a patient needs palliative care, the approach should be introduced to the patient and their family in a clear and sensitive way...