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Table 5 Availability and utilization of care activities in the category Institutional care

From: Dementia care and service systems – a mapping system tested in nine Swedish municipalities

Definition Municipalitya Early stage Intermediate stage Late stage End of life stage
Available for Utilized by Available for Utilized by Available for Utilized by Available for Utilized by
Rehabilitation in institution: Training in residential home/nursing home/group dwelling by Occupational therapist, Physiotherapist and/or registered nurse and/or Licensed practical nurse/Auxiliary nurse to improve or maintain functional ability. 1 All Few All Most All Most All Most
2 All Few All Few All Few All Few
3 All Few All Few All Most All Most
4 All Few All Few All Few All Few
5 All Few All Few All Few All Few
6 All Few All Few All Few All Few
7 All Most All Most All Most All Most
8 All Most All Most All Most All Most
9 All Most All Most All Most All Most
Safety Accommodation: Accommodation for people 70+, not specifically for people with dementia. The accommodation is staffed specific hours every day to offer joint meals and activities. 1 All Few All Few All Few All No one
2 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
3 All Few All Few All Few All Few
4 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
5 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
6 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
7 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
8 Most Few Most Most Most Most Few Few
9 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
Residential home/Sheltered home/Assisted living. For older people not specific for those with dementia disease or mixed with other older people: Housing with care and service, i.e. home help services or the like for people who do not need daily attention from registered nurses or 24 h surveillance. 1 All Few All Few All Few All Few
2 All Few All Most All Most All Most
3 All Few All Few All Most All Most
4 All Few All Few All Most All All
5 All No one All Few All Most All Most
6 All No one All Few All Most All Most
7 All Few All Few All Most All Most
8 All Few All Few All Most All Most
9 All Few All Most All All All Few
Nursing home. Not specific for those with dementia disease or mixed with other older people: Nursing care available 24/7 provided by employed staff. May include short-term rehab as well as long-term care for people with chronic impairments or disabilities requiring daily attention of registered nurses to help with personal care or mobility. 1 All Few All Most All Most All Most
2 All No one All Few All Most All Most
3 All Few All Few All Most All Most
4 No one No one Few Few All Most All Most
5 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
6 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
7 All No one All Few All Most All Most
8 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
9 No one No one All Few All Few No one No one
Nursing home with dementia care units: Nursing homes especially designed and adapted environment to meet the needs of people with dementia. Nursing care available 24/7 provided by employed staff. Units with staff specialized in dementia. 1 All Few All Most All Most All Most
2 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
3 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
4 No one No one No one No one All Most All Most
5 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
6 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
7 All No one All Few All Most All Most
8 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
9 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
Community Dwelling / Small housing for people with dementia: Housing especially designed and adapted environment to meet the needs of people with dementia. Staff specifically trained in dementia care. Only for people with dementia (≤10 people) 1 All Few All Most All Most All All
2 All No one All Few All Most All Most
3 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
4 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
5 No one No one Few Few Few Few Few Few
6 All No one All No one All Few All Few
7 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
8 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
9 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
Psychogeriatric unit/Geriatric psychiatry inpatient unit: Units where patients are provided inpatient care during a short-intermediate period (weeks to some months), with the aim of controlling acute BPSD. Staff specialized in dementia management. Only people with dementia is signed in. 1 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
2 No one No one Few No one Few No one No one No one
3 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
4
5 No one No one Few Few Few Few No one No one
6 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
7 No one No one No one No one No one No one No one No one
8 Few Few Few Few Most Most Most Most
9 Few No one Few Few Few No one No one No one
  1. a1–9 = represents the municipalities in two counties in Sweden