OBRA Nurse Aide Skills Manual / Edition 1

OBRA Nurse Aide Skills Manual / Edition 1

by Stephanie Vaughn, Sheila A. Sorrentino
     
 

ISBN-10: 0801660726

ISBN-13: 9780801660726

Pub. Date: 01/28/1992

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801660726
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
01/28/1992
Pages:
302

Table of Contents

Introduction: Nurse Aide Training and Competency Evaluation1
1Communication and Interpersonal Skills for the Nurse Aide3
2Infection Control21
3Safety and Emergency Procedures31
4Promoting Residents' Adjustment, Independence, and Rights43
5Respecting Residents' Rights49
6Vital Signs55
7Admission and Discharge Processes75
8Caring for the Resident's Environment79
9Recognizing Abnormal Signs and Symptoms of Common Diseases97
10Caring for the Resident When Death is Near129
11Bathing, Grooming, and Dressing139
12Toileting159
13Feeding Techniques187
14Skin Care207
15Transfers and Body Mechanics215
16Mental Health and Social Service Needs233
17Care of Cognitively Impaired Residents243
18Basic Restorative Services251
19Residents' Rights273
Glossary279

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