Introducing the Care Certificate Evaluation:Innovative practice

Argyle, Elaine, Thomson, Louise, Arthur, Antony, Maben, Jill, Schneider, Justine and Wharrad, Heather (2017) Introducing the Care Certificate Evaluation:Innovative practice. Dementia. ISSN 1471-3012

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    Abstract

    Although investment in staff development is a prerequisite for high-quality and innovative care, the training needs of front line care staff involved in direct care have often been neglected, particularly within dementia care provision. The Care Certificate, which was fully launched in England in April 2015, has aimed to redress this neglect by providing a consistent and transferable approach to the training of the front line health and social care workforce. This article describes the early stages of an 18-month evaluation of the Care Certificate and its implementation funded by the Department of Health Policy Research Programme.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: care certificate,front line carers,dementia,staff training,direct care staff
    Faculty \ School: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > School of Health Sciences
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    Depositing User: LivePure Connector
    Date Deposited: 10 Jan 2019 12:30
    Last Modified: 28 Jan 2019 01:11
    URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/69529
    DOI: 10.1177/1471301217723498

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