In the year of the International #YearoftheNurseandMidwife, we've heard a lot of expectations about what nurses should do in aged care. At #IDC2020 we ask a national & international panel to debate the role of nurses in aged care - join us https://t.co/AboTQv25DI @Dementia_Centre pic.twitter.com/DCRsVz4ls6— Marie Alford (@MarieDAlford) January 27, 2020
The 2019 Disruption projects have come in and they are good! Time for people to think about funding for 2020. Check out www.dementiatrust.org.uk for details
I visited daily and befriended many other residents and families, learning their stories.
I don’t succumb to hit and run side swipes. What I want to dismiss is the idea that singing is on a par with the things recommended by the WHO. It’s a nice (perhaps even vital) distraction for people with dementia and their carers. It is a fatal distraction for the people who should and could be doing more.