Inadequate heating and cooling devices Inadequate security Hazard alert form

Inadequate heating and cooling devices inadequate

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Inadequate heating and cooling devices Inadequate security. Hazard alert form need to be completed and need to alert all the staff and client to ensure safety of all, by keeping sign boards and by minimizing the risks arising from hazards. Need to report to supervisor and complete maintenance forms for the handyman to fix faulty equipment. 9. Give three (3) examples of equipment, processes and aids that may be used in care settings to help provide assistance and promote independence? Wheelchairs and other transport devices Mobility aids Lifting and transferring aids 10. A person’s care plan may require you to provide support or assistance with technical care activities . Give two (2) examples of technical skills you may need to have knowledge of when providing support to meet personal care needs: Simple dressing Catheter care Application of prostheses Application of anti-thrombotic stockings STAR_CHCCCS011_Student_Assessment_Workbook_2019_v2.0
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14 Assistance with breathing tubes Simple eye care 11. If you have identified variations that may be required to a person’s care plan, you need to report them to your supervisor. Give two (2) examples that needs to be reported. 1. Verbal a. telephone, b. face-to-face 2. Written i. progress reports, ii. case notes, iii. hazard and incident reports,\ iv. care plans 12. Discuss examples of how privacy should be maintained and promoted. Enumerate four 1. Asking their permission before touching their possessions 2. Asking their permission before going through their drawers, etc. 3. Allowing clients privacy for conversations and phone calls, such as by having designated rooms or areas 4. Not opening mail addressed to clients STAR_CHCCCS011_Student_Assessment_Workbook_2019_v2.0
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15 13. On admission, a client’s height is 175cm and the weight is 70kg. Calculate the body mass index (BMI) of a patient and where do you record the results? Formula : BMI = Body weight in (kg) Height in (m 2 ) BMI= weight/ Height. =Wt. /m2 = 70/1.75x1.75 = 22.8 STAR_CHCCCS011_Student_Assessment_Workbook_2019_v2.0
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16 14. A client you are looking after has MRSA and VRE. What is MRSA and VRE and what are the additional precautions you had to take? MRSA is multi resistant staphylococcus aureus VRE is vancomycin resistant enterococci The additional standard precautions needed to take apart from Handwashing Wearing personal protective equipment Isolating the patient and Restricting the movement of the patient. Wearing double gloves is important. 15. You are the nurse assisting a patient and needs to use a lifter, and has noted that the lifter is new and you didn’t use it before. What would you do? According to WHS policy and procedure of any organization, staff shouldn’t use equipment on any patient for which they haven’t trained in. Need to seek support from the supervisor or senior staff or appropriate person of the organization STAR_CHCCCS011_Student_Assessment_Workbook_2019_v2.0
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