Mosby's textbook for the home care aide / Joan Birchenall, Eileen Streight.
By: Birchenall, Joan M.
Contributor(s): Streight, Mary Eileen.Material type: BookPublisher: St. Louis, Mo. : Elsevier, 2013Edition: 3rd Edition.Description: xviii, 516 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 28 cm.ISBN: 9780323084338 (pbk. : alk. paper).Other title: Textbook for the home care aide.Subject(s): Home Care Services -- United States | Home Health Aides -- United StatesDDC classification: 610.73
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Learning about home care -- The home care industry -- Developing effective communication skills -- Understanding your client's needs -- Understanding how the body works -- Observing, reporting, and recording -- Working with ill and disabled clients -- Maintaining a safe environment -- Maintaining a healthy environment -- Meeting the client's nutritional needs -- Preventing infection/medical asepsis -- Body mechanics -- Bedmaking -- Personal care -- Elimination -- Collecting specimens -- Measuring vital signs -- Special procedures -- Caring for older adults -- Caring for mothers, infants, and children -- Caring for clients with mental illness -- Caring for clients with illnesses requiring home care -- Caring for the client at the end of life -- Emergencies -- Getting a job and keeping it.