Friday May 5, 2017
An eLearning Dementia Education Resource for GPs and Practice Nurses is now available New Zealand-wide and free of charge, at www.goodfellowunit.org/courses/dementia
This new resource aims to help people to live well with dementia. It is designed to build confidence, competence and consistency in assessing, diagnosing and managing mild cognitive impairment and dementia in primary care.
It has been accredited by the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners for five MOPS points (maintenance of professional standards) or five CPD points (continuing professional development).
- Media release issued to health sector media on 24 March
- Case study on timely diagnosis of dementia
- Fact sheet about the new education resource
- Key messages to assist with promoting the resource
- Alzheimer’s fact sheet