Dementia statistics

Dementia Assessment and Referral data collection – January 2019 | NHS England, 3 April 2019

The January 2019 data for the Dementia Assessment and Referral data collection in England by NHS England were released on 3rd April 2019.  The collection’s purpose is to improve the identification of older patients with dementia and delirium, to monitor appropriate assessment and to prompt appropriate referral and follow up after they leave hospital.

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Official Statistics – Dementia profile: April 2019 data update |Public Health England

The Dementia Profile is designed to improve the availability and accessibility of information on dementia. The data are presented in an interactive tool that allows users to view and analyse them in a user-friendly format.

The profile provides a snapshot of dementia care, broken down by geographical area, to help local government and health services improve dementia care.

A statistical commentary has also been produced which provides a summary of what is new in this release.

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