Timely diagnosis of dementia is a key priority for both health and social care.

These rates cover the Memory Assessment Service (MAS) only. Through the MAS people with dementia and their carers are able to access support from dementia advisers and associated professionals, who can also link them into social groups, carers support groups and opportunities to learn about how to live well with dementia.

Quarter 3 - December 2017

  • Crawley has recovered and is now on target.
  • Horsham and Mid Sussex remains above target.

Quarter 1 - June 2017

Q1 results show that overall diagnosis rate is steadily improving and on track to meet its year-end target. Horsham CCG has already met the year-end target (68.45%) and clinical directors are developing an action plan based on their learning from Horsham’s progress, to improve the diagnoses rates of Crawley and Mid Sussex CCGs. The action plan also includes actions to ensure improved post diagnostic support in primary care, supported by other providers. (3rd sector and SPFT).