Volunteers improving person-centred dementia and delirium care in a rural Australian hospital
Catherine Bateman1 MNursing(Research), Dementia delirium clinical nurse consultant, email@example.com
Katrina Anderson2 PhD, Clinical psychologist, firstname.lastname@example.org
Michael Bird3 PhD, Director Aged Care Evaluation Unit, email@example.com
Catherine Hungerford4 PhD, Senior lecturer, firstname.lastname@example.org
1 Southern New South Wales Local Health District, Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia.
2, 3 Southern New South Wales Local Health District, Aged Care Evaluation Unit, Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia.
4 Faculty of Health, University of Canberra, Canberra, Australia.
Correspondence: C Bateman, Bega Hospital. PO Box 173, Bega, NSW 2550, Australia
Author contribution: Catherine Bateman: Original concept, development and implementation of project, collection of data, analysis of data, writing and re-drafting of manuscript. Katrina Anderson: Contributed to the research design. Assistance with data analysis and interpretation. Re-drafting of manuscript.. Michael Bird: Contributed to the research design. Research supervision. Helped with writing and rewriting of manuscript.. Catherine Hungerford: Academic supervision of analysis of data, and writing up. Re-drafting of manuscript.
Citation: Bateman C, Anderson K, Bird M, Hungerford C. Volunteers improving person-centred dementia and delirium care in a rural Australian hospital. Rural and Remote Health (Internet) 2016; 16: 3667. Available: http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=3667 (Accessed 21 October 2017)
Submitted: 17 July 2015
Revised: 15 April 2016
Accepted: 20 April 2016
Published: 15 June 2016