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The Royal Free London is committed to improving the patient experience by offering better outcomes for patients and carer. We are keen to introduce new initiatives that embrace technology and will help patients with dementia feel less agitated.
Within the prison network average statistics around inmates approximately fall into the following categories LD – 12%, Older Adult – 16%, Mental Health – 22%, General – 50%. There is also a growing aging population within the UK prison network and the need for Positive Social Interaction (PSI). PSI is at the forefront of what […]
To provide stimulation and engagement for patients who refuse to leave their Hospital bedrooms. Patients with dementia tend to isolate themselves from staff and other patients. They can be very reluctant to engage with staff on a 1-1 basis and are dismissive of all therapeutic activities suggested to them.
To Research and embrace technology to aid cognitive stimulation and engagement with residents within the Centre and to seek out new activities and monitor their effects, having tried and tested other options including using small tablets found that these were not effective when working with the elderly and those with memory problems, we needed to […]
Margaret was first diagnosed with Lewy Body dementia and Parkinson’s disease in 2007. In the early years she was able to continue more or less her normal routine, with the support of her partner, daughter and granddaughter.