Advance Care Planning

Advance Care Planning

According to the NHS Improving Quality data, around half a million people die each year and 75% of these are expected deaths. This means that in most cases people should have the opportunity to think about their wishes and the care that they would like at the end of...
Medication Management Made Safer

Medication Management Made Safer

Independent, February 2018. Adverse drug reactions account for the majority of medication errors. This is followed by:  Poor communication between healthcare professionals Administering medication to the wrong person Elderly people are at a higher risk of adverse drug...
Type Two Diabetes: A Growing Health Risk

Type Two Diabetes: A Growing Health Risk

According to the organisation Diabetes UK, more people than ever are at risk of Type Two Diabetes. Currently, numbers stand at 4.6 million. This is estimated to rise to more than 5 million people living with diabetes by 2025 in the UK alone. Type Two Diabetes makes up...