Module 7 PPT bedmaking

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For the patient who spends many hours in bed, a clean  and comfortable bed is an important aspect of nursing  care and can have beneficial psychological and physical  influence on the patient.   Who is responsibility to make sure the bed is made as  needed: A. The aide. A. The housekeeper. A. The nurse. A. The patient.   
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Which of the following measures assist in  keeping the patient  safe while in the bed? a. The sheets are clean and dry b. The pillow is soft. c. The linens are changed with every shift. d. The linens are free of wrinkles e. The seams of the linens face the  patient.  
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Psychological  Feel comfortable and refreshed Physiological  Wrinkled bed can cause skin irritation  and contribute to pressure sores /  decubitus ulcers Environmental Reservoir of microorganisms acquired  from contact with patient
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Provide privacy and comfort for the  patient while making the bed by:             Keeping the patient covered.
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