Activities that deliver the social model of care are severely restricted by current CMS and CDC responses to COVID-19. A solution? Modify resident televisions to deliver in-room activity programming by setting up digital-to-analog converters. The device for this modification costs less than $20.
- Examples of programming provided include:
- Simple chair exercises
- Relaxation, meditation
- Laughter Therapy with Celeste
- Cooking classes
- Chat with a chaplain
- Music with themes like Motown, '50s, '60s
Click here for more activity director resources.
Scroll about a quarter down the page to the "Live Broadcast" section for links with directions on how to set up the converters.