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Mouth Care for residents living in care homes with COVID-19 or Suspected COVID-19

Mouth Care for residents living in care homes with COVID-19 or Suspected COVID-19 Supporting residents with mouth care who are confirmed or suspected COVID-19 positive is an important part of residential care.

Mouth Care for patients in Hospital with COVID-19 or Suspected COVID-19

Mouth Care for patients in Hospital with COVID-19 or Suspected COVID-19 Supporting patients with mouth care who are confirmed or suspected COVID-19 positive is an important part of inpatient hospital care. Is providing mouth care high risk?

How to brush your teeth

In this video we will show you not only the best way to brush your own teeth, but also how to easily brush the teeth of others.   References

The Mouth Care Matters Assessment and Recording form for inpatients

The aim of this short film is for how to carry out a mouth care assessment and record mouth care using the mouth care matters recording form. References

How to clean and care for a denture

  References Health Education England - HEE YouTube Channel.

Betty's Story

This is the story of Betty. It focuses on some of the issues she had with mouth care during her admission to hospital, and why this mattered so much to her care. References

How to provide care for patients with a dry mouth in hospital

The aim of this video is to show you how to provide care for patients with a dry mouth. References

Oral and general health animation

This animation shows the links between oral health and general health and is aimed at health care professionals and carers whose role involves supporting people with mouth care.   References

Supporting patients hospital who are resistant to mouth care

The aim of the video is to give viewers a better understanding of why a patient may show resistance to mouth care and ways to help overcome this and gain a patients compliance with mouth care.  

Carrying out Mouth Care at the end of life (EOL)

This animation shows the links between oral health and general health and is aimed at health care professionals and carers whose role involves supporting people with mouth care.   References