The much-discussed keyword is "demographic change": Increased life expectancy means that more and more people in old age are dependent on outside help. Experts predict that there will be a need for 220,000 additional full-time staff in the area of nursing care for the elderly in Germany alone by 2020.
During this internship, the participants get to know the everyday work of nursing professions. It is important to work individually with the patients and to recognize personal needs. The conscientious documentation of the daily nursing work is also important.