NHS Fife Dementia Champions Graduate at Murrayfield Stadium
Published: Thursday 16 Mar 2017
Dementia Champions Graduation 2017
On Thursday 15th March, nine members of staff from NHS Fife graduated as dementia champions. They join a group of 710 health and social care staff across Scotland who have successfully undertaken the dementia champions training programme. Dementia champions drive improvements in the care and support of people with dementia and their families and carers - whether this be in a hospital or community setting.
The members of staff graduating are:
Leigh Fotheringham - Staff Nurse Ward31 VHK
Susy Bredbere - Staff Nurse Balgonie Ward Cameron Hospital
Jacqui Cameron - Staff Nurse Balgonie Ward Cameron Hospital
Emma Espie - Charge Nurse Ward 1 Glenrothes Hospital
Natasha Jenkins - Staff Nurse Tarvit Ward Adamson Hospital
Rita Miller - Charge Nurse AU1 VHK
Morag Scott - Occupational Therapist Glenrothes Hospital
Gillian Szparman - Community Staff Nurse Hospital at Home Team
Sarah Verwoerd -Physiotherapist VHK
CONGRATULATIONS TO THEM ALL
A further 8 nurses and AHPs will begin their dementia champion training in April 2017.