Chapter 13- Personal care

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Chapter 13- Personal care

Mt. Neva Nursing School International/Online Learning. Being a Homemaker Home Health Aide by. Elana Zucker Visit our Website: https://www. Mtnevanursingschoolinternational. ComLet us help you Get Ahead!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    List three ways you can provide safety for a client's dentures:1.___________2.___________3.___________
  • 2. 
    Explain why you would do each of the following when giving oral hygiene to an unconscious client: 4. Do not put water in the client's mouth. _______________________________.5. Tell the client what you are going to do _______________________________.6. Do not put fingers in client's mouth  __________________________________.
  • 3. 
    Explain why an injured or inflexible (rigid) arm or leg is the first to be put into a garment and the last taken out.
  • 4. 
    Why is it important to allow a client to assist as much as possible with personal care?
  • 5. 
    List a few reasons for bathing a client:
  • 6. 
    How do you know if the water is at the right temperature for bathing your client?
  • 7. 
    In giving bed bath, when do you clean the client's fingernails?
  • 8. 
    What is the last area of the body that is washed during a bed bath? 
  • 9. 
    When you are responsible for bathing the client's entire body, you are giving a _____________bath?
  • 10. 
    The two types of baths that require a special order from the doctor are a ______________ and a ______________. 
  • 11. 
    Three reasons for giving a back rub are: 
  • 12. 
    To protect the back of the Homemaker/ Home Health Aide, it is important to use goodbody ______________ when giving personal care to clients.
  • 13. 
    List six rules to follow regrading hair care for clients:
  • 14. 
    Shaving can only be done with an ____________ razor or a ________________ razor.
  • 15. 
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  • 16. 
    The type of razor that should not be used if the client is receiving oxygen is an __________ razor.
  • 17. 
    What would need to be reported to the supervisor about shaving a client?
  • 18. 
    List four observations about a client's elimination that should be reported to the supervisor: 
  • 19. 
    Describe the location of the perineum.
  • 20. 
    Name three the reasons for performing perineal care are: 
  • 21. 
    What procedure is the most beneficial to prevent the transmission of disease when providing personal care to clients?
  • 22. 
    What does the term post partum mean?
  • 23. 
    How long does it take the internal organs to return to the pre-natal status?
  • 24. 
    List four symptoms you would call and report to your supervisor about the new mother: