Key inclusion criteria
Patients - patients admitted to one of the study wards aged 65 years and older with a documented diagnosis of dementia or delirium, or report of confusion, memory problems or other cognitive impairment (e.g. memory problems, mild cognitive impairment) in the patient’s chart, or reported verbally by the Charge Nurse.
CogChamps - .. CogChamps were required to have over two years clinical experience and (a) a specific interest in dementia and delirium, or (b) have leadership skills.
Both males and females
Key exclusion criteria
Patient exclusion criteria - patients aged less than 65 years,
CogChamps exclusion criteria - less than 2 years of nursing experince