05 March 2018 – West Bridgford Wire
Dementia and nursing care home provider, Church Farm Care, who operate a West Bridgford care home – is to take part in a new hearing and dementia study being led by the Institute of Mental Health at the University of Nottingham.
The £149,000 Orchard Hearing Project is due to run until June 2018, and is funded by the National Institute for Health Research through the Research for Patient Benefit programme. The study aims to help
optimise hearing related communication between carers and care home residents living with dementia by reviewing care, hearing and dementia literature, and discussing the problems residents with hearing loss and dementia face with a panel of experts.
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