Provision for the Aged

  • Created by: Olivia
  • Created on: 29-11-18 15:53
Provision for the older people is needed for...
- Increased risk of falls/injury, - Loss of independence, Age-related conditions, Loss of mobility, Chronic conditions, Prevention of isolation, Prevention or slowing down of age-related diseases or illnesses, Age related disease
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Acute Care
Meeting immediate health needs, such as broken hips, heart attacks.
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Healthcare
Medication, support fo long-term conditions, palliative care, continence care, specialist nursing / units.
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Social Care
Own home, day care or residential, assessing needs, supporting independence, personal care, day-to-day care, respite care
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Community Equipment
Keeping people mobile and independent in their own home, e.g. mobility aids, aids for daily living.
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Physchological Care
Counsellors, mental health nursing.
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Benefits and Entitlements
Adaptations to home, transport to and from appoinments, financial support.
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End-of-Life Care
Pain relief, psychological support.
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Meeting immediate health needs, such as broken hips, heart attacks.

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Acute Care

Card 3

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Medication, support fo long-term conditions, palliative care, continence care, specialist nursing / units.

Back

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Card 4

Front

Own home, day care or residential, assessing needs, supporting independence, personal care, day-to-day care, respite care

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

Keeping people mobile and independent in their own home, e.g. mobility aids, aids for daily living.

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
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