A co-produced toolkit has enabled practices to improve patient experience quickly, at low cost, to benefit patients with dementia, and others too.
Useful organisations and more information on the support GPs can provide for carers and people with dementia.
See the importance of a plan for carers and other services available from the GP.
See how to make a complaint about a GP.
See your options in changing your doctor or GP surgery.
Learn about what medical information a GP is allowed to share with carers.
Learn about what information a GP is allowed to discuss with carers.
See tips for when a person with dementia wants someone to attend GP appointments with them.
GPs and GP practice staff (including practice nurses) have an important role in supporting people with dementia and their carers.
GPs and the practice team (eg nurses and healthcare assistants) can offer a range of support to a person with dementia, including: