Care recipient (cr) gets out of bed a lot at night to get something to eat drink and go to the bathroom

Try: Anticipate the reasons cr might get out of bed such as hunger thirst going to the bathroom restlessness and pain try to meet these needs by offering food and fluids and scheduling ample toileting

Materials: n/a

Categories: Sage, Topic, Emotional Psychological, Medical Physical, Independence, Some Supervision, Maximum Supervision, Cognitive Awareness, Somewhat Aware, Unaware

Information: n/a

References: home safety for people with alzheimer alzheimer’s disease by u s department of health and human services 2010 available at

Keywords: Night can’t sleep toileting

*This information is listed as a Tip and is not explicitly medically licensed

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