Person-Centered Engagement with iN2L During COVID-19

Your community’s iN2L system is a great resource for connecting residents to their families when in-person visits are restricted and keeping them calm, entertained, and active during this worrying time. For quick access to our suggested activities as well as informational resources from CMS, tap the COVID-19 Ideas button on your iN2L home page.

For more help using iN2L systems with residents during isolation, contact us:

help@in2l.com

303-806-0797 ext. 2

Connecting Residents to Family

Use iN2L’s Skype application to keep residents connected with their loved ones via video chat. Need Skype instructions? Click here.

Maintaining Spiritual Activities

For activities that might involve outside visitors, such as clergy members for religious services, consider using iN2L’s large selection of spiritual content, including hymns, videos, sermons, devotionals, Bible stories, and websites.

Creating Calm Environments

When reducing anxiety, refocusing, or redirecting is the task at hand, iN2L offers relaxation videos and ambient sound applications.

Having Fun with Residents

Whether for groups or individuals (if group activities have been limited) iN2L provides ample opportunities to entertain and involve residents in activities that stimulate conversation, learning, and fun. Utilize in2lprint.com for hundreds of printable activities to use during isolation. You can also use residents’ My Page profiles to shortcut to the content that’s proven to best engage them.

TIPS: Keep iN2L Systems Clean and Disinfected

  • Consider assigning Housekeeping personnel to clean and disinfect the systems daily.
  • Use disinfecting wipes and microfiber cloths to remove any residue.
  • Encourage residents and staff to wash their hands prior to using the system.
  • Educate all staff on how to clean iN2L equipment to minimize the potential for cross-contamination, particularly from usage by residents in isolation.