House of Memories

“Very good idea to combine museum facilities with the health care setting. It’s nice to know other institutions out there care about our patients’ experiences in the hospital.” Hospital nurse Overview House of Memories is a pioneering project making a real...

Improving return rates to psychiatric wards

Overview A marked and sustained improvement in the numbers of psychiatric patients returning on time from leave has been achieved by a project led by the Oxford AHSN Patient Safety Collaborative. A 50%+ rise in punctuality has been recorded consistently at the growing...

DeAR-GP improves dementia diagnosis rates in care homes

“A diagnosis provides a gateway to ensure that people with dementia in care homes receive person-centred care. DeAR-GP provides a valuable resource to enable better integration between health and social care support; assisting care home staff, GPs and importantly...