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Design, incorporation and evaluation of environmental changes in a psycho-geriatric unit under the patient-centred care model.

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 Location: 59th Congress of the Spanish Society of Geriatrics and Gerontology (Seville)
 Professionals: Mayte Sancho, Pura Diaz-Veiga, M. Leturi, J. Salazar, A. Tomasena, M. Garate, C. Buiza

Establishing environments appropriate for the needs and preferences of the people who live in residential centres are gaining special interest, as in our context initiatives associated with the implementation of the Person-Centred Care Model are incorporated.

Presented in this paper is the procedure followed to identify the interventions required in a conventional psycho-geriatric unit in order to promote an enabling environment for the independence and well-being of users, workers and families.