Lippincott's Advanced Skills for Nursing Assistants: A by Pamela J. Carter

By Pamela J. Carter

This article builds at the uncomplicated ideas and talents that the nursing assistant has already mastered. spotting that the scholars utilizing this article have already accomplished their simple nursing aiding education and should have already been operating within the occupation, this article doesn't repeat details that's a part of the elemental nursing assistant education. particularly, this textbook is intended for use along with, or as a follow-up to, a "basic" nursing assistant textbook, similar to Lippincott's Textbook for Nursing Assistants.

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Use terms the person is familiar with. If necessary, seek other ways of getting your message across. ● ● COMMUNICATION IN THE ADVANCED CARE SETTING As part of your basic nursing assistant training, you learned that the ability to communicate effectively is a critical skill for every health care worker to have, and you learned how to develop this skill. Just as in other health care settings, you will need to be able to communicate effectively with your patients, as well as with other members of the health care team.

Just as in other health care settings, you will need to be able to communicate effectively with your patients, as well as with other members of the health care team. 1 reviews guidelines for effective communication. Guidelines for Effective Communication WHAT YOU DO ● • Finally, after you have completed a delegated task, be sure to report back to the nurse. The nurse needs to know that the task was completed, and he will also need to know about any observations you may have made while completing the task.

If you make an error, do not erase, use correction fluid to cover, or scribble through the mistaken entry. Simply draw a line through the mistake and initial it according to facility policy. Striking through an error is the only legal way to indicate a change in the medical record. Erasing or using correction fluid to correct an error could be seen as an attempt to hide or change existing information. Remember that in a liability situation, care not recorded was care not provided. Proper and conscientious recording of patient information protects the patient, your employer, and you.

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