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    Nutrition

    Recent estimates by the Lambeth and Southwark Action on Malnutrition Project (LAMP) team suggest approximately 16,000 adults in each of the two boroughs are likely to be malnourished or at [...] Read more

    Community team tackling malnutrition

    The community dietetic team are trying to tackle the problem of malnutrition in older people across Southwark and Lambeth, by testing two models of care. [...] Read more

    Improving transfer of care

    Bose Adegbola, Interface Practitioner, is leading a test on the transfer of care between hospitals and care homes, to discover how it can be improved. Read more… [...] Read more

    GP talking on the phone

    ‘Excellent’ patient care with TALK

    Dr Viral Patel explains how TALK, 24/7 phone service, helps GPs in the care of older people in Lambeth and Southwark and reduce the burden on urgent care services, through [...] Read more

    Joyce's story

    Joyce is a 90-year-old lady who had two strokes, had fallen resulting in a fractured neck of femur in 2013, and is now in a nursing home. Joyce settled well [...] Read more

    Norman's story

    Norman is 82 years old and lives alone in a warden controlled flat. He used to attend A&E regularly, but never required an admission to hospital. He was referred to [...] Read more