Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has urged industry players to be more active in helping the Technical and Vocational Education Training (TVET) programme to create human capital that is capable of taking Malaysia to achieve a developed nation status and become a 'world tiger'. Oct 05, 2018 By Bernama
Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said 3,173 caregivers only possessed certificates from Permata Basic Child Care Course (KAP) while the remaining 13,700 caregivers (80.19 per cent) do not have any minimum requirements. Pix by Mohd Fadli Hamzah August 12, 2018 By Hashini Kavishtri Kannan
Would you know what to do if a loved one suffers a stroke or if your child has special needs? In the process of looking after them, you may experience caregiver burnout. In this week's Spotlight, Leong Wai Kit visits the homes of two families for a sense of what caregivers go through, and the help available.
A caregiver’s assistance and encouragement play an important role in helping residents receive adequate food and fluid intake. Federal regulations require that nursing homes provide appropriate nutritional care and do everything possible to prevent unplanned weight loss among residents.
“That would take care of June and most of July but what about August? I could apply for leave again but work has become very hectic and I have projects to manage. My sisters also have their own commitments.”June 28, 2017 June H.L. Wong
“While families can also turn to professional caregivers, there are far too few of them. And this will remain a problem until they are paid better and the profession is seen as more desirable”May 2, 2016 Samantha Boh