This course provides a review of bath time personal care procedures, including bed bath, tub bath, shower, shower chair, shampoo, and sitz bath. Provides many practical tips to help improve the provision, safety, and documentation of personal care.
Name at least five different purposes of bathing.
Describe at least five physical changes you may observe at bath time.
Demonstrate proper infection control procedures during the bathing process.
Maintain your client's safety during the bathing process.
Demonstrate the correct procedures for assisting with a partial bath, a full bath, and a shower.
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.