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Standard 10: Older People in Acute Care and Adult Protection

Ensure vulnerable and /or cognitively impaired patients’ needs are met in the acute Ward / Department setting


For access to the standard please click here


See below for educational resources:


NHS GG&C: Adults with Incapacity

GGC Acute Sector Guidelines on the Prevention, Diagnosis and Management of Delirium

Delirium Implementation Master Class

Healthcare Improvement Scotland: Care of Older People in Hospital Standards

NHSGGC Spiritual Care Referral Pathway


Last Updated: 05 November 2019