Higher Education

Basic Skills for Home Care Aides DVD Series, 1st Edition

  • Delmar, Cengage Learning
  • ISBN-10: 1401831826  |  ISBN-13: 9781401831820
  • © 2005 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $2761.75

About

Overview

Basic Skills for Home Care Aides DVD Series will cover the core skills covered on the NAHC’s certification exam. This series will show learners 80 core skills in an easy-to-follow, step-by-step format. By allowing the learners to observe the skills from start to finish, they will have a better understanding of everything they’ll need to know including all of the equipment they’ll need and how long each procedure takes from start to finish. By concentrating on the core skills required to pass the certification exams, learners will be able to view all the steps needed to complete each skill on which they will be tested. This DVD series can be used as either a standalone or as a supplement to Spatz/Balduzzi/Homemaker Home Health Aide, 6E.

Additional Product Information

Features and Benefits

  • Presents over 80 core skills covered on the National Association of Home Care�s certification exam
  • Each step-by-step procedure includes a list of equipment and supplies needed to perform the procedure
  • Each procedure concludes with documentation specifics to emphasize the importance of recording client care information
  • All procedures begin with handwashing to reinforce this critical step in infection control

Table of Contents

DVD #1: Segment 1 Orientation to Home Health Care and Communication (35 minutes). Segment 2 Infection Control and Safety (38 minutes).
DVD #2: Segment 3 Body Mechanics (34 minutes). Segment 4 Rehabilitation Skills (31 minutes).
DVD #3: Segment 5 Personal Hygiene and Grooming (28 minutes). Segment 6 Personal Care (39 minutes).
DVD #4: Segment 7 Nutrition and Fluid Balance (35 minutes). Segment 8 Elimination (39 minutes).
DVD #5: Segment 9 Vital Signs, Pain, and Medication (35 minutes). Segment 10 Special Treatments and Caring for the Dying (39 minutes).

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

Instructor's Manual  (ISBN-10: 140183194X | ISBN-13: 9781401831943)

Includes: Lesson Plans, answers to Segment Questions, quizzes and answer keys.

Homemaker Home Health Aide  (ISBN-10: 1401831397 | ISBN-13: 9781401831394)

Homemaker/Home Health Aide, 6th Edition is a comprehensive resource designed for use in initial training programs for home health aides, and as a reference in required continuing education courses. The practical applications of procedures required by OBRA are included in each unit. This book is designed to train new individuals entering the field for the first time, and practicing home health aides to be caring, dedicated, and skilled paraprofessionals. The role of the home health aide as a valuable member of the health care team is emphasized. CD-Rom that Accompanies Homemaker Home Health Aide, 6E includes an Overview, Highlights and Summary for each unit, Flash Cards with vocabulary words, Quizzes and Quiz Score Reports.

List Price = $231.95  | CengageBrain Price = $231.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $174.50

Workbook  (ISBN-10: 1401831427 | ISBN-13: 9781401831424)

This workbook contains numerous exercises that are designed to help the learner review the concepts presented in the text, and assist them in their studies to become a valuable member of the home care team as a home health aide.

List Price = $93.95  | CengageBrain Price = $93.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $70.50

Student Supplements

Homemaker Home Health Aide  (ISBN-10: 1401831397 | ISBN-13: 9781401831394)

Homemaker/Home Health Aide, 6th Edition is a comprehensive resource designed for use in initial training programs for home health aides, and as a reference in required continuing education courses. The practical applications of procedures required by OBRA are included in each unit. This book is designed to train new individuals entering the field for the first time, and practicing home health aides to be caring, dedicated, and skilled paraprofessionals. The role of the home health aide as a valuable member of the health care team is emphasized. CD-Rom that Accompanies Homemaker Home Health Aide, 6E includes an Overview, Highlights and Summary for each unit, Flash Cards with vocabulary words, Quizzes and Quiz Score Reports.

List Price = $231.95  | CengageBrain Price = $231.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $174.50

Workbook  (ISBN-10: 1401831427 | ISBN-13: 9781401831424)

This workbook contains numerous exercises that are designed to help the learner review the concepts presented in the text, and assist them in their studies to become a valuable member of the home care team as a home health aide.

List Price = $93.95  | CengageBrain Price = $93.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $70.50

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Delmar, Cengage Learning

Find learning solutions to boost your career, augment your curriculum, improve your training courses or help you master new skills, from the leader in skills based solutions for educational institutions, businesses, and professionals – Delmar, a part of Cengage Learning.