An overview of the care planning process, including the purpose of a care plan, the "anatomy" of a care plan and how the nursing process relates to the care plan process. Discusses both MDS and Oasis care plans and provides tips for how caregivers can contribute to the care planning process.
Discuss the purpose of a care plan.
Describe three main parts of the care plan and what information is included in each part.
Explain how the nursing process relates to the care plan process.
Discuss the importance of thorough and accurate documentation of care plan interventions.
Describe the importance of observation to the care plan process.
Course Length: 1 hour(s)
Audience: Home Health Aide; Hospice Aide; Nurse Assistant - CNA; Personal Care Aide
CE Credit: 1 hour(s)
CE Approval Statement: In the Know is an approved provider of online CNA continuing education in 49 states. (Exception: The state of Delaware provides free continuing education to all Delaware CNAs.)
Disclosures: The authors, planners and reviewers of this educational activity declare no conflicts of interest with this activity. There are no commercial interests or sponsorships related to this educational activity.