It is close to use for the first time our new adapted kitchen in Casaverde Alicante’s Hospital. Within the Programme for the promotion of the personal autonomy and social reintegration of people with acquired brain injury, endorsed by the Ministry of Health and the Office of Social Welfare, the intervention on the instrumental activities of daily life is of key importance.
Because of the unfortunate events that took place last Friday, in which two people died, due to a gastroenteritis, the management of the centre and its employees, want to send, with the most sincere condolences to the relatives of the victims, total tranquillity to the public opinion, because the outbreak is in remission and the people affected are improving with a good recovery. In this sense, the centre has received the support of the residents’ relatives with whom it has contacted to inform them, in every moment, about the situation in the centre.
The Memory Unit is a space where seniors can train their brain to prevent, stop or delay mild cognitive impairment, Alzheimer’s disease, vascular dementia, and so on. It have professionals from the field of neuropsychology, speech therapy, physiotherapy and occupational therapy, who evaluate and intervene to strengthen cognitive areas, such as attention, language and memory to increase the functionality.