Nov 7
Patsy Pope
Sherlock Holmes versus Florence Nightingale
7 Nov, 2014. 0 Comments. News. Posted By: Patsy Pope
Dementia Care:More Sherlock Holmes than Florence Nightingale! Florence does things FOR or TO a patient. Sherlock deduces WHO the person is, WHAT the person is communicating [albeit non-verbally] and WHICH needs of the person are being overlooked. Florence prides herself on keeping ORDER and ROUTINE. Things running like clockwork for her nurses and thus the result of the tasks performed in the best interest of the patient. Sherlock thrives in CHOAS, sees the nuances and differences in every individual and thrives on those differences. Each case is unique and revolves around the individual. Florence looks at the bigger picture; the…