The Dementia Friends initiative is about giving people an understanding of dementia and the small things that could make a difference to people living with dementia in their community. As part of the new payment scheme for pharmacy – the Quality Payments – pharmacies are required to have 80% of their staff registered as Dementia Friends.
– Understand dementia and its impact on the quality of life of sufferers and their families
– Recognise customers and patients with dementia
– Support these customers with Dementia Friends tips and ideas
– Register to become a Dementia Friend
Audience: All colleagues who are patient facing are required to complete training.
Duration to complete: 20 mins