This course covers the importance of protective support devices, types available, and their uses. This course also describes how teamwork and documentation contributes to effective protective support device use. Within this course, there will also be suggestions for ways to address client resistance and refusal of protective support devices.
This course identifies signs of workplace violence that may be encountered by the healthcare professional, including a detailed review of the types of risk factors that may be prevalent in the post-acute industry.
This course provides an overview of oxygen therapy, including reasons for supplemental oxygen use, types of delivery systems, important safety considerations, and tips for effective management of patients receiving oxygen therapy.
Caregivers who visit clients during cold winter months will get an overview of winter weather terms, hypothermia and frostbite dangers, and tips for driving safely during winter weather.
This module provides caregivers with an overview of the factors that put clients at risk for falls, including age-related factors, medical factors, and environmental factors.