Fulcrum Care Limited
Patricia is a highly motivated individual with a proven track record of working within the previous Essential Standards of quality and Safety and the new Fundamental Standards and KLOE (CQC). She has specialised in Dementia Care, managing Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia (BPSD). Patricia achieved the highest rating – overall “OUTSTANDING” rating – in her last CQC inspection. Having worked in different areas of elderly care, she is passionate about the wellbeing and quality of life of the elderly and ensuring their safeguards.As a mentor, she brings out the best in staff. Patricia is passionate about developing, motivating and empowering staff working in adult social care.
Patricia is a licensed Dementia Mapper with evidence-based knowledge/practice in quality assurance and workforce development. She sits on different boards of Associations focusing on Adult Safeguarding, Outstanding Care etc. Patricia has promoting excellent quality standards of care for the elderly at her heart.
Using the VIPS Framework and the principles of Dementia Care Mapping in care homes
Dementia Care Mapping can be used as transformational tool to improve services in a care home. This seminar reflects on the journey of a care home that improved its services to be awarded an “Outstanding” rating by introducing Dementia Care Mapping supported by strong leadership, a new management structure, staff redeployment and backing from the owners. Mapping evidence to Key Lines of Enquiry (KLOE) help to achieve high standards.