One patient recently attempted to resuscitate her (toy) baby when the batteries ran-out.
Tag Archives: Nursing Home
To stop or not? (Jerzy Kosinski, Oliver Sacks & other ideas)
If you watch the Robin Williams / Oliver Sacks movie/book Awakenings you will see what dopamine can and cannot do to the brain.
My daughter is in a nursing home
On bingo days she misses her water tablets.
This is home, this is it, regimented, part of an institution; not what Jake had expected, not part of his life-plan, his bucket list of activities. But then, what to do?
See you later. I’m going home.
Sure, we know that unnecessary hospitalisation is bad, but what about inappropriate institutionalisation?
Care – Intermediate
We are constantly working to refine the ways that people, particularly those who are older and frail interface with the health and social care system.