Equipment for living: The value of assistive devices

Julie Swann
  • Nursing and Residential Care, February 2005, Mark Allen Group
  • DOI: 10.12968/nrec.2005.7.2.17398

Equipment for living: The value of assistive devices

What is it about?

The use of equipment to help resident's is discussed and how their used can help to achieve a greater degree of independence.

Why is it important?

By providing small items of equipment resident's an be helped to become independent in daily living activities, such as feeding and grooming.

Perspectives

Mrs Julie I Swann

I hope staff in care homes will look at the wide range of equipment that can be obtained to maximise a residents level of independence.

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