I came on shift just before 9am, I took handover from Chloe. Fela was just getting into the shower, I then assisted fela with his morning routine. Fela was vocal (unhappy) and agitated through morning routine. Adele went up to fela to finish his morning routine. Fela came downstairs at 09:40am, he appeared happier. Fela day down for breakfast and said prayer and ate neat and tidy. Fela then had his supplements.
Once finished fela made his way over to the sofa, fela remained vocal but is relaxing lying on the sofa.
I went into fela, he sat up and drank his tea. Once finished fela lay back down.
We have checked fela regularly and he has been humming on and off but has appeared relaxed.
At 11:30am Adele offered fela some fruit which he accepted. Fela sat up and when I asked if he needed anything, fela said no and pointed to the door.
Adele then asked fela If he would like a drink, fela said yes, juice was given to fela, I then asked if he would like a dvd, fela said yes and requested Joseph.
Fela used the toilet at 12:10pm and then relaxed on the sofa watching Joseph.
Fela sat at the table for lunch at 12:45pm, we said prayer and then he asked me to leave.
I checked fela regularly and he said he was ok when asked but didn’t want me to sit with him.
Once he had finished lunch fela made his way to the sofa where he chose to lie down, he continued to watch the dvd (Joseph). We checked on fela regularly.
At 13:50pm fela asked me to clean his keloids, I did this then fela asked me to leave.
Teresa came on shift at 2pm, we did handover then did the board with fela.
Fela then relaxed listening to music.
At 14:30pm fela popped his shoes on and then made his way to the bathroom.
We headed out at 14:50pm for a lovely neighbourhood walk. Fela led the way and appeared to really enjoy the walk.
We arrived back home at 16:10pm, fela made his way to the bathroom after taking his shoes and coat off And popped a clean t shirt on as he had sweated a lot. Fela then requested 5 on the toilet (b/m normal/large). Once finished fela made his way to the lounge, sat on the sofa and relaxed listening to music and having a cup of tea.
Fela then took his supplements.
Dinner was served and we all sat and said prayer, fela then had cake and icecream after. Fela became vocal (unhappy) but soon appeared happy again.
Fela then requested a dvd, and chose 101 Dalmatian. Fela is now happily relaxing in his rocker watching it.
We asked fela if we could watch with him and he said yes. I then gave fela a head massage and did handle with him. Fela was smiling throughout.
After the film finished fela relaxed listening to jazz music. I gave him his supplements and he had his snack and drink.
Fela made his way to the bathroom at 20:40pm and removed his clothes, used the toilet and then got into the bath. I assisted fela with his night time routine and then left fela splashing away. Fela appears happy and calm in the bath.
Fela has been very tired this evening and has struggled to keep his eyes open.
When Teresa cleaned his keloids earlier she noticed that the one on his left cheek had cracked and appeared sore.
Fela has been up and down for most of the morning but appeared much happier this afternoon/evening.
Arousal States – Start: 2a – Vocal End: 1 Baseline Did his state change? Yes to 4 – Agitated Fela became agitated during his morning routine, fela has been vocal (unhappy) on and off throughout the shift. Fela has appeared much happier this afternoon and evening and only briefly was vocal (unhappy) after dinner. Did he have a bowel movement? Yes Bristol score: Was Fela incontinent?: No Did he have vigorous exercise?: Yes – Walk in neighbourhood