Care recipient (cr) doesn’t have very good depth perception

Try: If possible have your loved one’s bedroom located on the first floor be aware of balconies and windows-changes in depth perception and poor judgment can result in falls consider using some sort of remote care monitoring technology to alert care giver cg if cr opens a door window or enters an area cg feels should be supervised

Materials: Remote care monitoring system

Categories: Sage, Topic, Maintenance, Medical Physical, Independence, No Supervision, Some Supervision, Vision, So-So Vision, Poor Vision

Information: n/a

References: guide to living with dementia by home watch care givers available at www homewatchcaregivers com

Keywords: Depth perception home safety visually impaired low vision blind

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

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