Helping Clients with Bathing

Helping Clients with Bathing 

Bathing is a very private and personal task. Helping a client with this activity requires both sensitivity and skill. This course outlines the steps for providing help with bathing in the home.

$20.00

Hours: 0.25
REL-PAC-0-HCWB

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Course Details

Course Code: REL-PAC-0-HCWB
Hours: 0.25
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 6/30/2024
Learning Objectives:
Recognize the health benefits of bathing.
Use methods to make bathing pleasant and encourage independence.
List the steps for helping clients with bathing.

Outline:
Section 1: Introduction

About This Course

Learning Objectives

Section 2: Bathing

Benefits of Bathing

Making Bathing Pleasant

Supplies

Safety Devices

Transferring

Bathing Steps

Refusals

Review

Section 3: Conclusion

Summary

Course Contributor

References

Congratulations!

Staff Writer: Jennifer W. Burks, R.N., M.S.N.

Jennifer W. Burks, R.N., M.S.N. has over 25 years of clinical and teaching experience, and her areas of expertise are critical care and home health. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from The University of Virginia in 1993 and her Master of Science in Nursing from The University of North Carolina, Greensboro in 1996. Her professional practice in education is guided by a philosophy borrowed from Florence Nightingale’s Notes on Nursing, “I do not pretend to teach her how, I ask her to teach herself, and for this purpose, I venture to give her some hints.” 

Disclosure: Jennifer W. Burks, R.N., M.S.N. has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
Target Audience:
The target audience for this course is: General Staff; in the following settings: Home Health.
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Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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