Dr Michael Annear
Improving Dementia Education Access (the IDEA study) for clinical hospital staff in regional and district hospitals: a cluster randomised study to improve knowledge and patient outcomes.
Alzheimer's disease & other dementias
dementia care | hospitals | rural and remote health services | regional health | education
This research concerns the evidence-based development, national administration, and systematic evaluation of a targeted online dementia education intervention among clinical staff in regional and district hospitals. The research aims to improve knowledge of dementia among clinical staff, enhance patient outcomes, and reduce costs by addressing four outcome levels: clinical learning needs, learning outcomes, engagement and behaviour change, and organisational performance.