I arrived on shift just before 1:30pm, fela was just finishing his lunch.
I then took handover from Claire and Chloe.
I then cracked on with chores whilst fela relaxed listening to music.
I then went into fela and asked him if he would like a dvd and to lie down, fela agreed and signed for sleep at 2:15pm.
Fela made his way to the sofa, blanket placed over him, I then gave him a head massage,room made sleep ready.
We then came into the staff room to give fela an opportunity to sleep.
We heard fela at 14:36pm, I went into him and asked him if he was ok, fela signed for the toilet so I paused his movie and he used the toilet, fela then requested 5, fela passed urine and came off the toilet at 3:10pm.
Fela then had his snack and drink an we sat with him.
Fela then continued to watch his film on his rocker.
I then did got physio with fela and Claire did handle (fish face) with fela.
I then cleaned felas keloids.
I then gave fela a head massage.
Fela then relaxed watching his movie.
At 5pm fela made his way to the toilet, we checked fela regularly but fela kept asking for 5. Once finished on the toilet fela had passed urine.
We then did Makaton with fela (wild animals) signing hands. Fela did really well and finished by signing for rain.
At 5:30pm fela had his supplements.
At 6pm we all sat down for dinner, we said prayer and fela ate well. Fela had cake and ice team after.
Once finished fela relaxed listening to music.
Claire then did the board with fela.
At 7:30pm fela had his drink (hot chocolate as requested). Fela also requested his bath but I told him that it was too early, that he could have snack and ring mama then have a bath.
Fela sat at the table for his snack at 8pm and had his supplement.
Fela then had his call with mama at 8:05pm, fela only had a quick call tonight. Once the call had finished he ran into the bathroom and couldn’t wait to get into the bath.
Claire then assisted with his night time routine.
Fela kept falling asleep in the bath so we both had to keep prompting him to splash and sit up in the bath. Fela has appeared very tired this evening.
Fela has been very tired this evening and very vocal.
Arousal States – Start: 2a – Vocal End: 1 Baseline Did his state change? Yes to 2a – Vocal Fela has been vocal throughout the shift Did he have a bowel movement? No Bristol score: Was Fela incontinent?: No Did he have vigorous exercise?: No – Why no exercise?