Development of an optimised key worker framework for people with dementia, their family and caring unit living in the community

@inproceedings{Renehan2017DevelopmentOA,
  title={Development of an optimised key worker framework for people with dementia, their family and caring unit living in the community},
  author={Emma Renehan and Dianne Goeman and Susan Hermina Koch},
  booktitle={BMC health services research},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND In Australia, dementia is a national health priority. With the rising number of people living with dementia and shortage of formal and informal carers predicted in the near future, developing approaches to coordinating services in quality-focused ways is considered an urgent priority. Key worker support models are one approach that have been used to assist people living with dementia and their caring unit coordinate services and navigate service systems; however, there is limited… CONTINUE READING