Providing Good Care at Night for Older People

Night staff special issue: My Home Life Quality of sleep and rest is hugely important for residents. Supporting residents to sleep can have a positive impact upon their wellbeing during the day. Individualised night care plans: Use night time care plans to assess and communicate the needs of each resident. Include regular updates on painContinue reading “Providing Good Care at Night for Older People”

First-of-a-kind care home study reduces need for medication

Residents and colleagues from Cameron House Care Home in Bury have been involved in a unique research study with The University of Salford and body positioning equipment specialists, Simple Stuff Works. The study set out to see if night time positioning products could benefit adults with health conditions such as Parkinson’s, rheumatoid arthritis, asthma andContinue reading “First-of-a-kind care home study reduces need for medication”