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Make time to care
July 25 2022
Here we see a patient who is able to mobilise with help but ends up in a chair.
Key action points
What’s quicker and easier for staff is not helpful to recovery
Ignoring the preferences of patients can result in the them withdrawing and becoming depressed
People with dementia are seen as a nuisance in keeping to the ward’s ‘regular’ schedule of work
It’s all about the pad 2
He’s got a buzzer
Deliberate? I don’t think so
A quick wash
How not to ask a question
Improving the quality and humanity of hospital care for people living with dementia.