F22 at the QMC is currently acting as the COVID HCOP ward. That can be a pretty tough place to be for both patients and staff.
In order to cope and to help patients and families, Lisa has been teaching her fellow colleagues how to make paper flowers (real ones aren’t allowed).
In an interview with Rajiv Hasan from NHR, she tells how this helps the staff and the patients.
As well as this, they use donated blankets and soft toys to provide a warmer more homely environment as well as a keepsake for the families.
Listen to the interview here
Lisa also tells of how music is so important and how they maintain a board which they record the patients music tastes on so that we at NHR can play them out on air.