07/01/2022 – Day & Evening shift – julie grundy

Shift Report:

I arrived for my shift at 9, fela was in the shower, we had handover from clair,  I assisted fela out of the shower, he did his morning routine very well. We went down stairs sat at the table, said prayer and fela had his porridge followed by his supplements. Afterwards Dan did the board with fela and I made him a cup of apple and pear tea. Fela remained settled, I cleaned the shower and did all the door handles and switches upstairs and down. Just after 11 I asked fela if we were going to get ready for a walk, he said no, Dan asked him again and he said no, fela took the walk off the board, fela wanted to watch a dvd, we sat down and watched  a dvd, fela had his snack around 11.30. Fela went to the toilet around 12  urine passed. I hoovered upstairs and downstairs, hoovered the porch and shook the mat. Fela remains settled In his chair. Fela sat at the table for lunch at around 1.30, I started the ironing, it took me just under 2 hours, Dan made fela his snack, then after he had makaton. I sat with fela and read him 3 story books, he was full of smiles  then we had a game of snap, then fela said finish .Emma arrived at 4.30 we had handover, I made fela a sponge cake then we did foot physio before dinner. At about 6 we sat down at the table, said prayer, and had dinner, fela had a piece of cake that I had made him and he enjoyed it. Afterwards fela sat in his chair listening to music. Emma did the dishes and the floors. I asked fela if he wanted to do walk at home, he said no also said no to his gym ball, fela just carried on listening to music, at around 8 30 fela had a phone call from Carla, fela was smiling. At 8.45 fela went into the bathroom, passed urine then got Into the bath. Emma encouraged him to wash himself, he is now happy splashing on writing this report.

Arousal States – Start: 1 Baseline End: 1 Baseline Did his state change? No to Did he have a bowel movement? No Bristol score: Was Fela incontinent?: No Did he have vigorous exercise?: No – Why no exercise? Fela refused