Thank you to Ulrich Zerhusen and the team and residents at St. Anna-Stift, the main partner of the Queen Silvia Nursing Award in Germany, for sharing your experiences with us during this challenging outbreak of COVID19.

The current COVID19 or coronavirus pandemic is particularly perilous for vulnerable populations such as the elderly, who may be more prone to infection exasperated by unlying conditions.

Swedish Care International, the founding partner of the Queen Silvia Nursing Award, continues its commitment to the continual safe and high-quality of person-centered care for the elderly and people with a dementia diagnosis during this time. Explore the links below for additional advice and guidance. Please ensure to follow local guidelines and regulations in the event of any uncertainty.

Guidance videos featuring one of Sweden’s foremost dementia and palliative care nurses, Petra Tegman, will be continually uploaded. Check Swedish Care International’s social media channels on Facebook and LinkedIn for caregiver videos focused on COVID19 as well.