Everyday companion under § 87b of Social Insurance Code XI (MobiCoach)
People with dementia, mental disorders or disability have an increased need of attention and care by others.
Within the § 87b of Social Security Code XI, nursing facilities hire care assistants who need to work in close cooperation with care professional and their consultation in order to improve nursing and life quality of persons in need. Devotion, additional care and activation they are enabled them to appreciate life more, put themselves in contact with others and arouse their participation in social life in commchurch servicesunity.
As a care assistant, or rather everyday companion, besides basic care, you need to motivate people in need to excercise following activities:
- painting and handcrafts
- doing manual activities and gardening
- feeding and taking care of pets
- cooking and baking
- creating memory books
- listening to music, making music, singing
- playing board and card games
- walking and making trips
- making excercises and dancing in a group
- going to exhibitions, sport events, church services and cementaries
- reading and reading aloud
- viewing photos
Care assistants should be available to the people in need in order to make conversations about everyday life, and soften their fears and concerns by means of their presence. First care support act of 01.01.2015 coming into force enabled very good professional perspectives due to the fact additional care and relief services were expanded and extended for all concerned persons.