Patient experiences of information provision and support at dementia diagnosis

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Report title 
Patient experiences of information provision and support at dementia diagnosis
Local Healthwatch 
Healthwatch Nottinghamshire
Date of publication 
Tuesday, 1 November, 2016
Date evidence capture began 
Thursday, 1 January, 2015
Date evidence capture finished 
Thursday, 1 September, 2016
Type of report 
Other
Patient experience
Key themes 
Communication between staff and patients
Diagnosis
Healthwatch reference number 
hwrep-000724

Methodology and approach

Was the work undertaken at the request of another organisation? 
No
Primary research method used 
Survey
How was the information collected? 
Research

Details of health and care services included in the report

Primary care services 
GP practice
Secondary care services 
Dementia

Details of people who shared their views

Number of people who shared their views 
78
Does the information include public's views? 
Yes
Does the information include carer's, friend's or relative's views? 
Yes
What was the main sentiment of the people who shared their views? 
Negative

Outcomes and impact

Were recommendations made by local Healthwatch in the report? 
Yes
Does the information contain a response from a provider? 
No
Is there evidence of impact in the report? 
Yes
What type of impact was determined? 
Network related impact

Network Impact
Relationships that exist locally, regionally, nationally have benefited from the work undertaken in the report
 
Implied Impact
Where it is implied that change may occur in the future as a result of Healthwatch work. This can be implied in a provider  response, press release or other source. Implied impact can become tangible impact once change has occurred.
 
Tangible Impact
There is evidence of change that can be directly attributed to Healthwatch work undertaken in the report.