Module J, K, N
Go to the Choose My Plate website: http:/www.choosemyplate.gov/
Use the SuperTracker to create a profile and build a personalized nutrition and physical activity
plan. Share your goals with the group. What tips did the site offer? Any surpr
Week 1 DB:
OBRA, Delegation, and NA Qualities
Nursing Assistants have to be certified since the OBRA ruling of 1987. Describe the
OBRA ruling. Why do you think this is (or not) an important policy? How do you become
listed on the NC re
A time that comes to mind when I was communicating with someone and their non-verbal
communication was displaying something different than their verbal communication. When I
was in college there was this very attractive boy in which I was interested in
One of the main goals as a CNA is to promote safety and preserve mobility by reducing risk of
falls and fall-related injuries for their patients. Patients with dementia and other cognitive
impairments may be prone to wandering, which can also increase the
Exam 1 Study Guide
1. Define role of OSHA.
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) was created to perform the
following primary functions: Assure the safety and health of workers at the workplace,
wherever that may be.
2. Who/What does OBRA p
Diabetes is a common disorder of the endocrine system. Write a brief description (consider
hypo/hyperglycemia, Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes) and discuss the nursing assistant's role in
care for someone with this disorder.
A nursing assistant may have contac
Scenario: Ms. O. is a 55-year-old woman who recently had a stroke and has been admitted to
your facility due to her inability to take care of herself. She has frequent outbursts of anger and
makes rude comments to the staff.
I chose this scenario because
EXAM 4 STUDY GUIDE
1. What protects the stomachs lining from stomach acid and disease-causing microbes?
2. Why are older people at risk for constipation?
3. What can the nursing assistant do to promote a goo
EXAM 2 STUDY GUIDE
INTEGUMENTARY1. Describe age-related changes to the integumentary system.
Skin is thinner, drier, more fragile
Skin loses elasticity
Fatty layer decreases
Hair thins and may grey
Fold, lines, wrinkles and brown spots