Communication Cards- Flashcards to help people in hospital and nursing homes to communicate
For people with communication difficulties, a stay in hospital can be a difficult and upsetting time. These 40 photographic cards help the individual, therapist and carers to discuss worries or issues; to communicate needs or wants; and to aid familiarisation with the environment or procedures.
? Personnel (e.g., nurse; physiotherapist; speech language therapist)
? Medical procedures (e.g., X-Ray; MRI/Cat scan; ECG; videofluroscopy)
? Equipment (e.g., thermometer; Zimmer frame; commode; bedpan)
? Paperwork (menu card; appointment card; medical notes)
? Moving on (e.g., leaving hospital; the canteen; nursing home; an ambulance).