Workbook and Competency Evaluation Review for Mosby

Workbook and Competency Evaluation Review for Mosby's Textbook for Long-Term Care Nursing Assistants

Providing a complete study guide and certification review in one book, Sorrentino's easy-to-use Workbook and Competency Evaluation Review is the perfect chapter-by-chapter companion to Mosby's Textbook for Long-Term Care Nursing Assistants, 6th Edition. Understand and apply the skills and procedures you've learned and prepare for your certification exam with engaging review questions, exercises, and valuable self-assessment opportunities.

Paperback, 488 Pages

Published: October 2010

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-07758-3

Contents

  • 1. Introduction to Long-Term Care

    2. Resident Rights NEW!

    3. The Nursing Assistant in Long-Term Care

    4. Ethics and Laws

    5. Work Ethics

    6. Communicating With the Health Team

    7. Assisting With the Nursing Process

    8. Understanding the Resident

    9. Body Structure and Function

    10. The Older Person

    11. Sexuality

    12. Safety

    13. Preventing Falls

    14. Restraint Alternatives and Safe Restraint Use

    15. Preventing Infection

    16. Body Mechanics

    17. Safe Resident Handling, Moving, and Transfers

    18. The ResidentÕs Unit

    19. Bedmaking

    20. Hygiene

    21. Grooming

    22. Urinary Elimination

    23. Bowel Elimination

    24. Nutrition and Fluids

    25. Nutritional Support and IV Therapy

    26. Exercise and Activity

    27. Comfort, Rest, and Sleep

    28. Oxygen Needs

    29. Respiratory Support and Therapies NEW

    30. Assisted Living

    31. Measuring Vital Signs

    32. Assisting With the Physical Examination

    33. Collecting and Testing Specimens

    34. Admitting, Transferring, and Discharging Residents

    35. Wound Care

    36. Heat and Cold Applications

    37. Hearing, Speech, and Vision Problems

    38. Cancer and Immune System Disorders

    39. Nervous System and Musculoskeletal Disorders

    40. Cardiovascular and Respiratory Disorders

    41. Digestive and Endocrine Disorders

    42. Urinary and Reproductive Disorders

    43. Mental Health Problems

    44. Confusion and Dementia

    45. Developmental Disabilities

    46. Rehabilitation and Restorative Care

    47. Basic Emergency Care

    48. The Dying Person

     

    Procedure Checklists

    Competency Evaluation Review

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