Performance Dashboard

Examples of Practice

The development of an electronic performance reporting dashboard which could be accessed by all relevant partners to support the reporting of progress across the partnership.

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Reablement

Examples of Practice

Older people becoming dependent on Care at Home services and losing their independence after a change in circumstances, e.g. hospital admission or period of illness.

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Housing with Care Reablement Service, Tygetshaugh Court, Dunipace, Falkirk

Examples of Practice

The aim of the HWCRS is to:

  • transfer appropriate people to the HWCRS (e.g. those who meet the agreed criteria)
  • work with and encourage service users to regain their level of function with regards to mobility, personal care and kitchen tasks resulting in an increase in confidence and independent living for the service user
  • educate the informal care/family regarding the re-ablement approach to care
  • encourage socialisation and taking part in mainstream HWC activities

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Telecare

Examples of Practice

The initiative was supported by the Partnership which wished to reduce levels of delayed discharge from hospital by eliminating or minimising waiting times for telecare installation to support older people living at home with a care package.

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Intermediate/Reablement Care Beds

Examples of Practice

The facility was established to pilot a model that would:

  • prevent unnecessary permanent admission to residential care
  • prevent unnecessary admission to hospital.
  • facilitate discharge from hospital and contribute to managing delays in discharge from acute or community hospitals.
  • deliver support to ensure a safe and full re-integration into the Service Users home and local community.
  • assist Service Users’ in setting and achieving their planned goals, placing the emphasis on the Service Users needs. Goals will be set with the service users and reviewed weekly or as required throughout their stay
  • support Service Users to regain and maintain daily living skills.
  • support carers in their role during a person’s stay in the unit and after the assessment period is complete.
  • respond quickly and flexibly to the changing needs of the Service Users to support their return home.

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