Weighing and Measuring Residents

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Accurate measurements of residents’ height and weight play a crucial role in maintaining residents’ nutritional health and well-being. This information is used to identify residents who are at unhealthy weights or who have experienced significant weight fluctuations. Staff members of a long-term care facility can then take the necessary steps to ensure residents are receiving the proper care to meet their needs. It is essential that you understand the importance of accurate height and weight measurements to residents’ nutritional health and well-being. You should also be familiar with the correct methods to measure and weigh residents.

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Accurate measurements of residents’ height and weight play a crucial role in maintaining residents’ nutritional health and well-being. This information is used to identify residents who are at unhealthy weights or who have experienced significant weight fluctuations. Staff members of a long-term care facility can then take the necessary steps to ensure residents are receiving the proper care to meet their needs. It is essential that you understand the importance of accurate height and weight measurements to residents’ nutritional health and well-being. You should also be familiar with the correct methods to measure and weigh residents.

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