This module provides an overview of client safety for both facilities and home care. Includes information on fall prevention, nosocomial infections, faulty equipment, pressure ulcer prevention, medication, and food safety and much more! Arms your nursing assistants with many practical tips for promoting client safety. Helpful for meeting JCAHO regulations!
Discuss at least three types of illnesses or injuries clients may suffer while under medical professionals' care.
Demonstrate ability to recognize and report faulty equipment.
List at least two things you can do to prevent client falls, infections, and pressure sores during routine care.
Discuss ways to keep clients safe during mealtimes and while traveling.
Demonstrate preparedness to keep clients safe during emergencies such as adverse weather or fire.
Audio: Yes 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.