Question:

What are some of the things I should do as a caregiver?

Cuidadores de niños: una guía para los cuidadores

Un médico juega un papel importante en la vida de un enfermo crónico o terminal, pero el cuidador debe mantener su propia salud con el fin de poder atender adecuadamente a la paciente.


  • El cuidador debe asegurarse de que toda la información de contacto de emergencia para todos los pacientes? S médicos es de fácil acceso.


  • Asegúrese de que todos los pacientes? S la información médica es de fácil acceso. ¿Debería haber una emergencia, no cuentan en ti mismo para recordar la información pertinente, tal como los medicamentos, las dosis y tratamientos.


  • Anote todos los medicamentos y los tratamientos de manera programada, de modo que usted no olvida una dosis o un tratamiento.


  • Si el paciente requiere de atención nocturna amplia, contratar a una enfermera de hospicio o póngase en contacto para tener ayudar a alguien durante las horas de la noche.


  • Tome un par de horas a sí mismo todos los días. Si esto significa tener hospicio o una enfermera privada entrando cada día, entonces esto debe ser hecho. Esto ayudará a mantener el cuidador del sufrimiento de la quemadura.


  • Haga arreglos para que otro miembro de la familia, el hospicio o una enfermera privada para pasar un día entero en la casa para que pueda salir y hacer recados o simplemente tomar un día para mimarse.


  • Asegúrese de que no se olvide de comer bien y hacer el mantenimiento básico por sí mismo. Si su salud se deteriora, no será capaz de continuar el cuidado del paciente con cáncer.


  • Manténgase en contacto constante con el paciente de cáncer? S médicos. Asegúrese de que está al tanto de cualquier cambio en el protocolo de atención. Escriba los nuevos cambios hacia abajo y liquidar todos los otros registros, según corresponda.

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