The Ward Orientation Clock, is like the Day Clock, however it has several features which makes it stand out. First and foremost the Ward Orientation Clock has multiple slides, it has an analog clock face slide, the 'It's now monday morning' slide, and a customisable location screen which can be used to allow patients to know where they are.
On top of this, the Ward Orientation Clock also features slideshow sessions, which displays pictures that represents the different seasons. These slideshow sessions are completely customisable.
The Ward Orientation clock has a 27" screen, along with the Ward clock computer, and a wall mounting bracket.
The Ward Orientation Clock has already been used by multiple NHS Trust Wards.
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We have found that it actively contributes to orientating patients with dementia or delirium to time and place. On the first day the clock was installed it impacted on one of our demented ladies. She used to go to bed about 10:00 pm, wake about half past convinced that she had slept through the night. She would then cause gentle chaos throughout the rest of the night. The first night the clock was in use the staff heard her start to get out of bed, look at the clock, say "Oh it's night time" and went back to bed.
The clocks have also generated interest from relatives and carers. They will often ask if there are smaller versions of the clock available.
(Posted on 29/04/2014)