This inservice stresses the importance of mobility for all clients and discusses the factors that can lead to a loss of mobility. Nurse aides will review positioning, safe transfers, ambulation techniques, and range of motion exercises. The module also provides tips for making mobility safe and fun!
Define mobility and list three important reasons why it matters.
List at least six things that can lead to a decrease or loss of mobility.
Discuss the importance of proper positioning and range of motion exercises on maintaining and regaining mobility.
Describe at least three safe ways to ambulate clients who have varying degrees of weakness.
Develop a plan to make mobility safe and fun for the clients under your care.
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.