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Nursing Assistant Skills Checklist, 1st Edition

  • Delmar, Cengage Learning
  • ISBN-10: 1401871933  |  ISBN-13: 9781401871932
  • 416 Pages
  • © 2006 | Published
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Overview

Nursing Assistant Skills Checklist is a compilation of checklists detailing the steps required to perform over 160 procedures. This product can be used as a tool for those who are studying to be Nursing Assistants; by instructors who want a tool to check student competency; or within an in-service training environment at the workplace.

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Features and Benefits

  • Procedure checklists include the beginning and ending procedure so crucial in the health care environment.
  • Checklists include a section for instructor or student comments.
  • 3-hole punched and perforated so the pages can easily be removed as required by instructor.
  • Can be used as an accompaniment to any nursing assistant product.

Table of Contents

Kennamer/Nursing Assistant Skills Checklist
Table of Contents
Beginning Procedure Actions
Procedure Completion Actions
Procedure 1 Handwashing
Procedure 2 Putting on a Mask
Procedure 3 Putting on a Gown
Procedure 4 Putting on Gloves
Procedure 5 Removing Contaminated Gloves
Procedure 6 Removing Contaminated Gloves, Mask, and Gown
Procedure 7 Serving a Meal in an Isolation Unit
Procedure 8 Measuring Vital Signs in a Isolation Unit
Procedure 9 Transferring Nondisposable Equipment Outside of Isolation Unit
Procedure 10 Specimen Collection from a Patient in an Isolation Unit
Procedure 11 Caring for Linen in an Isolation Unit
Procedure 12 Transporting Patient to and from Isolation Unit
Procedure 13 Opening a Sterile Package
Procedure 14 Turning the Patient Toward You
Procedure 15 Turning the Patient Away from You
Procedure 16 Moving a Patient to the Head of the Bed
Procedure 17 Logrolling the Patient
Procedure 18 Applying a Transfer Belt
Procedure 19 Transferring the Patient from Bed to Chair-One Assistant
Procedure 20 Transferring the Patient from Bed to Chair-Two Assistants
Procedure 21 Transferring the Patient from Chair to Bed-One Assistant
Procedure 22 Transferring the Patient from Chair to Bed-Two Assistants
Procedure 23 Independent Transfer, Standby Assist
Procedure 24 Transferring the Patient from Bed to Stretcher
Procedure 25 Transferring the Patient from Stretcher to Bed
Procedure 26 Transferring the Patient with a Mechanical Lift
Procedure 27 Transferring the Patient onto and Off the Toilet
Procedure 28 Transferring the Patient into and out of the Bathtub
Procedure 29 Transferring a Patient into and out of a Car
Procedure 30 Assisting the Patient to Walk with a Cane and Three-Point Gait
Procedure 31 Assisting the Patient to Walk with a Walker and Three-Point Gait
Procedure 32 Assisting the Falling Patient
Procedure 33 Measuring a Oral Temperature (Glass Thermometer)
Procedure 34 Measuring Temperature Using a Sheath-Covered Thermometer
Procedure 35 Measuring a Rectal Temperature (Glass Thermometer)
Procedure 36 Measuring an Axillary or Groin Temperature (Glass Thermometer)
Procedure 37 Measuring an Oral Temperature (Electronic Thermometer)
Procedure 38 Measuring a Rectal Temperature (Electronic Thermometer)
Procedure 39 Measuring an Axillary Temperature (Electronic Thermometer)
Procedure 40 Measuring a Tympanic Temperature
Procedure 41 Cleaning Glass Thermometers
Procedure 42 Counting the Radial Pulse
Procedure 43 Counting the Apical-Radial Pulse
Procedure 44 Counting Respirations
Procedure 45 Taking Blood Pressure
Procedure 46 Taking Blood Pressure with an Electronic Blood Pressure Apparatus
Procedure 47 Weighing and Measuring the Patient Using an Upright Scale
Procedure 48 Weighing the Patient on a Chair Scale
Procedure 49 Measuring Weight with an Electronic Wheelchair Scale
Procedure 50 Measuring and Weighing the Patient in Bed
Procedure 51 Admitting the Patient
Procedure 52 Transferring the Patient
Procedure 53 Discharging the Patient
Procedure 54 Making a Closed Bed
Procedure 55 Opening the Closed Bed
Procedure 56 Making an Occupied Bed
Procedure 57 Making the Surgical Bed
Procedure 58 Assisting with the Tub Bath or Shower
Procedure 59 Bed Bath
Procedure 60 Changing the Patient¡¦s Gown
Procedure 61 Waterless Bed Bath
Procedure 62 Partial Bath
Procedure 63 Female Perineal Care
Procedure 64 Male Perineal Care
Procedure 65 Hand and Fingernail Care
Procedure 66 Bed Shampoo
Procedure 67 Dressing and Undressing the Patient
Procedure 68 Assisting with Routine Oral Hygiene
Procedure 69 Assisting with Special Oral Hygiene
Procedure 70 Assisting the Patient to Floss and Brush Teeth
Procedure 71 Caring for Dentures
Procedure 72 Backrub
Procedure 73 Shaving a Male Patient
Procedure 74 Daily Hair Care
Procedure 75 Giving and Receiving the Bedpan
Procedure 76 Giving and Receiving the Urinal
Procedure 77 Assisting with Use of the Bedside Commode
Procedure 78 Assisting the Patient who Can Feed Self
Procedure 79 Feeding the Dependent Patient
Procedure 80 Applying an Ice Bag
Procedure 81 Applying a Disposable Cold Pack
Procedure 82 Applying an Aquamatic K-Pad�µ
Procedure 83 Performing a Warm Soak
Procedure 84 Applying a Warm Moist Compress
Procedure 85 Assisting with Application of a Hypothermia Blanket
Procedure 86 Assisting with a Physical Examination
Procedure 87 Shaving the Operative Area
Procedure 88 Assisting the Patient to Deep Breathe and Cough
Procedure 89 Performing Postoperative Leg Exercises
Procedure 90 Applying Elasticized Stockings
Procedure 91 Applying Elastic Bandage
Procedure 92 Applying Pneumatic Compression Hoisery
Procedure 93 Assisting the Patient to Dangle
Procedure 94 Giving Postmortem Care
Procedure 95 Checking Capillary Refill
Procedure 96 Using a Pulse Oximeter
Procedure 97 Attaching a Humidifier to the Oxygen Flow Meter or Regulator
Procedure 98 Collecting a Sputum Specimen
Procedure 99 Applying and Arm Sling
Procedure 100 Procedure for Continuous Passive Motion
Procedure 101 Performing Range-of-Motion Exercises (Passive)
Procedure 102 Obtaining a Fingerstick Blood Sugar
Procedure 103 Testing Urine for Acetone: Ketostix�µ Test
Procedure 104 Caring for the Eye Socket and Artificial Eye
Procedure 105 Warm Eye Compresses
Procedure 106 Cool Eye Compresses
Procedure 107 Applying a Behind-the-Ear Hearing Aid
Procedure 108 Removing a Behind-the-Ear Hearing Aid
Procedure 109 Applying and Removing an in-the-Ear Hearing Aid
Procedure 110 Collecting a Stool Specimen
Procedure 111 Giving a Soap-Solution Enema
Procedure 112 Giving a Commercially Prepared Enema
Procedure 113 Inserting a Rectal Suppository
Procedure 114 Inserting a Rectal Tube and Flatus Bag
Procedure 115 Collecting a Routine Urine Specimen
Procedure 116 Collecting a Clean-Catch Urine Specimen
Procedure 117 Collecting a 24-Hour Urine Specimen
Procedure 118 Testing Urine with the HemaCombistix�µ
Procedure 119 Routine Drainage Check
Procedure 120 Giving Indwelling Catheter Care
Procedure 121 Emptying a Urinary Drainage Tube
Procedure 122 Disconnecting the Catheter
Procedure 123 Applying a Condom for Urinary Drainage
Procedure 124 Connecting a Catheter to a Leg Bag
Procedure 125 Emptying a Leg Bag
Procedure 126 Breast Self-Examination
Procedure 127 Giving a Nonsterile Vaginal Douche
Procedure 128 Changing a Diaper
Procedure 129 Bathing an Infant
Procedure 130 Admitting a Pediatric Patient
Procedure 131 Weighing the Pediatric Patient
Procedure 132 Changing Crib Linens
Procedure 133 Changing Crib Linens (Infant in Crib)
Procedure 134 Measuring Temperature
Procedure 135 Determining Heart Rate (Pulse)
Procedure 136 Counting Respiratory Rate
Procedure 137 Measuring Blood Pressure
Procedure 138 Bottle-Feeding an Infant
Procedure 139 Burping (Method A0
Procedure 140 Burping (Method B)
Procedure 141 Testing for Occult Blood Using Hemoccult�µ and Developer
Procedure 142 Collecting a Urine Specimen Through a Drainage Port
Procedure 143 Removing an Indwelling Catheter
Procedure 144 Giving Routine Stoma Care (Colostomy)
Procedure 145 Routine Care of an Ileostomy (with Patient in Bed)
Procedure 146 Setting Up a Sterile Field Using a Sterile Drape
Procedure 147 Adding an Item to a Sterile Field
Procedure 148 Adding Liquids to a Sterile Field
Procedure 149 Applying and Removing Sterile Gloves
Procedure 150 Using Transfer Forceps
Procedure 151 Head-Tilt, Chin-Lift Maneuver
Procedure 152 Jaw-Thrust Maneuver
Procedure 153 Mask-to-Mouth Ventilation
Procedure 154 Adult CPR, One Rescuer
Procedure 155 Adult CPR, Two-Person
Procedure 156 Positioning the Patient in the Recovery Position
Procedure 157 Heimlich Maneuver-Abdominal Thrusts
Procedure 158 Assisting the Adult Who Has an Obstructed Airway and Becomes Unconscious
Procedure 159 CPR for Infants
Procedure 160 Obstructed Airway: Conscious Infant
Procedure 161 Obstructed Airway: Unconscious Infant
Procedure 162 CPR for Children, One Rescuer
Procedure 163 Child with Foreign Body Airway Obstruction

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