Prentice Hall Health Outline Review:Home Health Care Aide with CD-Rom

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For basic training courses in Homemaker/Home Health Aide/Home Care Aide. Designed to prepare Home Care Aides for the National Association for Home Care's (NAHC) written national certification exam, this manual addresses the unique content needs of the home care aide and supplies basic training information required for all unlicensed assistive more

Product details

  • Mixed media product | 166 pages
  • 205.74 x 269.24 x 17.78mm | 453.59g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0130280100
  • 9780130280107

Table of contents

I. HOME CARE AIDE SERVICES: WORKING WITH VARIOUS CLIENT POPULATIONS. 1. Communication, Observation, and Client Rights. 2. Client Populations. 3. Basic Needs and Body Systems. 4. Mental Health and Mental Illness. 5. Death and Dying. II. PRACTICAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS IN HOME MANAGEMENT. 6. Infection Control. 7. Clean and Safe Environment. 8. Nutrition and Fluids. III. PRACTICAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS IN PERSONAL CARE. 9. Vital Signs. 10. Elements of Body Function. 11. Emergencies. 12. Personal Hygiene and Grooming. 13. Transfers and Ambulation. 14. Range of Motion and Positioning. 15. Medications. 16. Simple more


Lou Ebrite Graves has been recognized for professional excellence with honors that include the "Outstanding Service Award" from the Association of Health Occupation Teacher Educators. After spending a number of years as a Registered Nurse, she turned her focus on education. Her teaching experience spanned more than 20 years before she became the Chairman of the Department of Occupational & Technology Education at the University of Central Oklahoma. Her work has been published in numerous journals and she has been a contributing author for various nursing assistant textbooks. She holds a doctorate in Vocational Education more