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15 terms
The Nursing Assistant
accountable
delegate
job description
nursing task
Being responsible for one's actions and the actions of others…
To authorize another person to perform a nursing task in a ce…
A document that describes what the agency expcects you to do
Nursng care or a nursing function, procedure ,activity ,or wo…
accountable
Being responsible for one's actions and the actions of others…
delegate
To authorize another person to perform a nursing task in a ce…
186 terms
nursing assistant
what is role strain
DCP
direct care providers work where
5 factors to establish professional bo…
where 2+ roles come into conflict/ can also include when you…
direct care provider
hospitals, nursing homes, home health aid
ethics, personal feelings (how comfortable are you), dip role…
what is role strain
where 2+ roles come into conflict/ can also include when you…
DCP
direct care provider
186 terms
nursing assistant
what is role strain
DCP
direct care providers work where
5 factors to establish professional bo…
where 2+ roles come into conflict/ can also include when you…
direct care provider
hospitals, nursing homes, home health aid
ethics, personal feelings (how comfortable are you), dip role…
what is role strain
where 2+ roles come into conflict/ can also include when you…
DCP
direct care provider
The Nursing Assistant
accountable
delegate
job description
nursing task
being responsible for one's actions and the actions of others…
to authorize another person to perform a nursing task in a ce…
a document that describes what the agency expects you to do
Nursing care or a nursing function, procedure activity, or wo…
accountable
being responsible for one's actions and the actions of others…
delegate
to authorize another person to perform a nursing task in a ce…
186 terms
nursing assistant
what is role strain
DCP
direct care providers work where
5 factors to establish professional bo…
where 2+ roles come into conflict/ can also include when you…
direct care provider
hospitals, nursing homes, home health aid
ethics, personal feelings (how comfortable are you), dip role…
what is role strain
where 2+ roles come into conflict/ can also include when you…
DCP
direct care provider
15 terms
Nursing Assistant
Medical asepsis
Prone
Supine
Ambulate
1. freedom from infection or infectious material.... 1. freedom…
1.likely to or liable to suffer from, do, or experience somet…
1.(of a person) lying face upward
walk; move about:
Medical asepsis
1. freedom from infection or infectious material.... 1. freedom…
Prone
1.likely to or liable to suffer from, do, or experience somet…
31 terms
The Nursing Assistant
abuse
assault
battery
boundary crossing
the intentional mistreatment or harm of another person
intentionally attempting or threatening to touch a person's b…
touching a person's body without his or her consent
a brief act or behavior outside of the helpful zone
abuse
the intentional mistreatment or harm of another person
assault
intentionally attempting or threatening to touch a person's b…
78 terms
Nursing Assistant
Abd
Abduction
A.D.L
Ad Lib
Abdomen
To move away from the body midline
Activities of daily living
As Desired
Abd
Abdomen
Abduction
To move away from the body midline
63 terms
Nursing assistant
A or Ax.
AROM
A.C.
ADL
Axillary (armpit)
Active Range Of Motion
Before meals
Activities Of Daily Living
A or Ax.
Axillary (armpit)
AROM
Active Range Of Motion
105 terms
Nursing Assistant
Long-term care
Skilled Care
Terminal illness
Home health care
People who need 24 hour skilled care
Medically-necessary care given by a skilled nurse or therapist
The illness will eventually cause death
Provided in a persons home, for people who are chronically il…
Long-term care
People who need 24 hour skilled care
Skilled Care
Medically-necessary care given by a skilled nurse or therapist
105 terms
Nursing Assistant
Long-term care
Skilled Care
Terminal illness
Home health care
People who need 24 hour skilled care
Medically-necessary care given by a skilled nurse or therapist
The illness will eventually cause death
Provided in a persons home, for people who are chronically il…
Long-term care
People who need 24 hour skilled care
Skilled Care
Medically-necessary care given by a skilled nurse or therapist
186 terms
nursing assistant
what is role strain
DCP
direct care providers work where
5 factors to establish professional bo…
where 2+ roles come into conflict/ can also include when you…
direct care provider
hospitals, nursing homes, home health aid
ethics, personal feelings (how comfortable are you), dip role…
what is role strain
where 2+ roles come into conflict/ can also include when you…
DCP
direct care provider
55 terms
nursing assistant
AIDS
AIRIS
CDC
cm
acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
airborne infection isolation room
centers for disease control and prevention
centimeter
AIDS
acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
AIRIS
airborne infection isolation room
Nursing assistant
Resident
Skilled care
Holistic
Apathy
A person living in a long turn care facility
Medically necessary care given by a skilled nurse or therapist
Care that invloves the whole body
Lack of interest
Resident
A person living in a long turn care facility
Skilled care
Medically necessary care given by a skilled nurse or therapist
121 terms
Nursing Assistant
Five Rights of Delegation
Delegation
Scope of Practice
Civil Laws
TCPDS... -The Right Task... -The Right Circumstance... -The Right Pers…
-to give another person the permission to perform that task o…
-range of tasks that a nursing assistant is legally permitted…
-laws concerned with relationships between individuals
Five Rights of Delegation
TCPDS... -The Right Task... -The Right Circumstance... -The Right Pers…
Delegation
-to give another person the permission to perform that task o…
26 terms
Nursing assistant
Abuse
Aiding and Abetting
Assault
Battery
improper treatment or misuse
Not reporting dishonest acts that are observed
attempt or threat to do violence to another
an unlawful attack upon or touching of another person
Abuse
improper treatment or misuse
Aiding and Abetting
Not reporting dishonest acts that are observed
Nursing Assistant
delegate
nursing task
accountable
responsibility
authorize another person to perform a nursing task in a certa…
nursing care or a nursing procedure, activity, or work that c…
being responsible for one's actions and the actions of others…
the duty or obligation to perform some act or function
delegate
authorize another person to perform a nursing task in a certa…
nursing task
nursing care or a nursing procedure, activity, or work that c…
32 terms
Nursing assistant
ā
ad lib
a.c.
b.i.d.
before
as desired
Before meals
Two times a day
ā
before
ad lib
as desired
18 terms
Nursing Assistant
What is the term for a device used to…
When a client has left-sided weakness,…
It is appropriate for a nurse aide to…
The nurse aide is caring for a client…
Prosthesis
Left sleeve
the staff on the next shift
talk in a slow, calm, reassuring manner
What is the term for a device used to…
Prosthesis
When a client has left-sided weakness,…
Left sleeve
Nursing Assistant Care
Abdominal thrusts
Abduction
Abrasion
Abuse
Method of attempting to remove an object from the airway of s…
Moving a body part from the midline of the body.
An injury which rubs off the surface of the skin.
Purposeful mistreatment that causes physical, mental, and emo…
Abdominal thrusts
Method of attempting to remove an object from the airway of s…
Abduction
Moving a body part from the midline of the body.
36 terms
Chapter 3 - The Nursing Assistant
abuse
assault
battery
boundary crossing
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abuse
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assault
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10 terms
the nursing assistant
omnibus budget reconciliation ac t(OBRA)
Florence nightingale
Reciprocity
charge nurse
improve the quality of care given to resident of long-term fa…
British nurse who established educational standard for nursin…
your certification will be valid in states other than where y…
RN/LPN who supervise the other nurses for a particular shift
omnibus budget reconciliation ac t(OBRA)
improve the quality of care given to resident of long-term fa…
Florence nightingale
British nurse who established educational standard for nursin…
Nursing Assistant
Medical asepsis
Prone
Supine
Ambulate
1. freedom from infection or infectious material.... 1. freedom…
1.likely to or liable to suffer from, do, or experience somet…
1.(of a person) lying face upward
walk; move about:
Medical asepsis
1. freedom from infection or infectious material.... 1. freedom…
Prone
1.likely to or liable to suffer from, do, or experience somet…
Nursing assistant chapter 1
registered nurse
physician
Clinical Lab technician
radiographer technologist
supervises LPN/LVN and assistive personnel
diagnoses and treats diseases or injury's
collects samples and preforms laboratory tests on blood,urine…
takes x-rays and process film for viewing
registered nurse
supervises LPN/LVN and assistive personnel
physician
diagnoses and treats diseases or injury's
33 terms
The Nursing Assistant
abuse
assault
battery
boundary crossing
the intentional mistreatment or harm of another person
intentionally attempting or threatening to touch a person's b…
touching a person's body without his or her consent
a brief act or behavior outside of the helpful zone
abuse
the intentional mistreatment or harm of another person
assault
intentionally attempting or threatening to touch a person's b…
The nursing assistant
Abuse
Assault
Battery
Boundary crossing
The willing full infliction of injury unreasonable confinemen…
Intentionally attempting or threatening to touch a persons bo…
Touching a persons body without his or her consent
Brief act or behave you're outside of a helpful zone
Abuse
The willing full infliction of injury unreasonable confinemen…
Assault
Intentionally attempting or threatening to touch a persons bo…
Nursing Assistant
Why is good lifting technique important?
lifting correctly involves?
How should you position your feet for…
Ambulating Means?
to prevent injuries.
holding the object close.
shoulder-width apart
to walk
Why is good lifting technique important?
to prevent injuries.
lifting correctly involves?
holding the object close.
13 terms
Nursing assistant
ā
ADL
Am,AM
amb
Before
Activities of daily living
Morning before noon
ambulatory
ā
Before
ADL
Activities of daily living
Nursing assistant
Asepsis
Biohardous waste
Carrier
Clean technique
Being free of diease-producing microbes
Items contaminated with blood, bloody fluids, secretions or e…
A human or animal that is a reservoir for microbes but do not…
See medical asepsis
Asepsis
Being free of diease-producing microbes
Biohardous waste
Items contaminated with blood, bloody fluids, secretions or e…
Nursing assistant
A or Ax
AROM
a.c.
ADL
Axillary
Active range of motion
Before meals
Activities of Daily Living
A or Ax
Axillary
AROM
Active range of motion
11 terms
Nursing assistant
Hospital closing
Hospital merges
Healthcare systems
Staff mix
May not make enough money to stay open
Hospitals Merge to share resources and to avoid the same cost…
Agencies join together as one provider of care
Hospitals hires registered nurses, licensed practical nurses,…
Hospital closing
May not make enough money to stay open
Hospital merges
Hospitals Merge to share resources and to avoid the same cost…
Nursing Assistant
Aligment
Anesthesia
Bed Cradle
Binders
positioning and supporting the body so that all body parts ar…
the state of inability to feel sensation, especially the sens…
A device placed on a bed to keep the top bed linens from cont…
Devices applied to hold dressings in place, provide support,…
Aligment
positioning and supporting the body so that all body parts ar…
Anesthesia
the state of inability to feel sensation, especially the sens…
7 terms
Nursing Assistant
The rules of nine
Duty
Derelict
Direct cause
head/neck-4.5%... each arm-4.5%... Anterior thorax- 18%... posterior t…
Exists when the physician -client relationship has been estab…
the client must prove his or her physician has failed to comp…
implies that any injuries or damage that resulted from physic…
The rules of nine
head/neck-4.5%... each arm-4.5%... Anterior thorax- 18%... posterior t…
Duty
Exists when the physician -client relationship has been estab…
63 terms
Nursing assistant
A or Ax.
AROM
A.C.
ADL
Axillary (armpit)
Active Range Of Motion
Before meals
Activities Of Daily Living
A or Ax.
Axillary (armpit)
AROM
Active Range Of Motion
22 terms
Nursing Assistant
Long term care
Skilled care
Mediccare
Medicaid
for persons who need 24 hr skilled care
Medically necessary care given by a skilled nurse or therapist
heath care for people aged 65 and older, and with specific di…
heath care for low income families
Long term care
for persons who need 24 hr skilled care
Skilled care
Medically necessary care given by a skilled nurse or therapist
33 terms
The Nursing Assistant
Accountable
Delegate
Job description
Nursing Task
Being responsible for one's actions and the action's of other…
To authorize another person to preform a nursing task in a ce…
A document that describes what the agency expects you to do
Nursing care or a nursing Function, procedure, activity, or w…
Accountable
Being responsible for one's actions and the action's of other…
Delegate
To authorize another person to preform a nursing task in a ce…
94 terms
Nursing assistant
Who has the most Authority in nursing
Assistant Living residence facility
Under the direction of LPN
Before entering a room
Don director of nursing
Living care activities in home like setting apartment or room…
CNA
Knock and wait to be asked in
Who has the most Authority in nursing
Don director of nursing
Assistant Living residence facility
Living care activities in home like setting apartment or room…
Nursing Assistant
Ā
Aa
AAA
@
Before
Of each
Abdominal aortic aneurism
At
Ā
Before
Aa
Of each
Nursing assistant
English
English
English
English
English
English
English
English
English
English
English
English
105 terms
Nursing Assistant
Long-term care
Skilled Care
Terminal illness
Home health care
People who need 24 hour skilled care
Medically-necessary care given by a skilled nurse or therapist
The illness will eventually cause death
Provided in a persons home, for people who are chronically il…
Long-term care
People who need 24 hour skilled care
Skilled Care
Medically-necessary care given by a skilled nurse or therapist
75 terms
Nursing Assistant
Who is the most important member of th…
Keeping information about residents co…
If you are unable to work, it is MOST…
Nursing Assistants report to who?
the resident
is fairly important
inform your supervisor at the earliest opportunity that you a…
licensed nurse
Who is the most important member of th…
the resident
Keeping information about residents co…
is fairly important
Nursing Assistant
Abuse
Advance Directives
Aphasia
Chain of command
The willful infliction of injury, unreasonable confinement, i…
A document that makes a person's wishes known regarding life…
A brain injury that impairs the expression and understanding…
A list of who reports or answers to whom.
Abuse
The willful infliction of injury, unreasonable confinement, i…
Advance Directives
A document that makes a person's wishes known regarding life…
Nursing Assistant
bone marrow
the brain and spinal columm
the lungs
250mL of urine
blood cells are manufactured in
the central nervous system consists of
the left atrium of the heart receives blood from
A person need to urinate when the bladder is ...
bone marrow
blood cells are manufactured in
the brain and spinal columm
the central nervous system consists of
50 terms
Nursing assistant
Antisepsis
Asepsis
Medical asepsis
Normal flora
The processes, procedures, and chemical treatments the kill m…
The absence of disease-producing microbes
Practices used to reduce the number of microbes and prevent t…
Microbes that live and grow in a certain area
Antisepsis
The processes, procedures, and chemical treatments the kill m…
Asepsis
The absence of disease-producing microbes
15 terms
Nursing assistant
Amb
Amp
Anes
Ant
Ambulatory/ambulate
Ampule
Anesthesia
Anterior
Amb
Ambulatory/ambulate
Amp
Ampule
Nursing Assistant
Hematology
Compassion
Sympathy
OSHA
study of blood
(n.) sympathy for another's suffering; pity
Feelings of pity and sorrow for someone else's misfortune
Occupation Safety and Health Administration: A government org…
Hematology
study of blood
Compassion
(n.) sympathy for another's suffering; pity
15 terms
Nursing Assistant
HOB
OOB
Hx
NG
Head of Bed
Out of Bed
History
Nasogastric
HOB
Head of Bed
OOB
Out of Bed
29 terms
Nursing assistant
Health care agencies
Acute illness
Assisted living residence
Case management
...
A sudden illness from which a person expected to recover.
Provides housing, personal care, support services, health car…
A nursing care pattern; a case manager(an RN) coordinates a p…
Health care agencies
...
Acute illness
A sudden illness from which a person expected to recover.
26 terms
Nursing Assistant
Abuse
Aiding and Abetting
Assault
Battery
improper treatment or misuse
Not reporting dishonest acts that are observed
attempt or threat to do violence to another
an unlawful attack upon or touching of another person
Abuse
improper treatment or misuse
Aiding and Abetting
Not reporting dishonest acts that are observed
Nursing assistant
ADLs
Amb
BID
BM
Activities of daily living
Ambulatory
Two times a day
Bowel movement
ADLs
Activities of daily living
Amb
Ambulatory
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