Demonstrate physical healthcare knowledge and skills needed by workers in family and human services occupations.
Demonstration should include
- performing basic first-aid procedures (e.g., cardiopulmonary resuscitation [CPR])
- measuring and recording vital signs
- documenting signs and symptoms of common illnesses
- making occupied and unoccupied beds
- assisting with leisure activities
- providing personal grooming services
- providing emotional support.
- What are the consequences of not having a working knowledge of healthcare practices?
- How can information be gathered from clients to ascertain abilities?
- What are some of the methods through which information and training can be obtained?
- How can human services professionals communicate with the families of clients?
- How should the confidentiality of information gathered about a client be maintained?
- How can a professional demonstrate knowledge to client and his/her family?
- Where can one find training to become knowledgeable about health care?
- What are the necessary certifications available to people in the family and human services field?
Other Related Standards
FCCLA National Programs
A Better You
Meet the Challenge
Working on Working
FCCLA: STAR Events (2019)
Check the national website for Skill Events
Check the national website for online events
Life Event Planning
National Programs in Action
National Standards for Family and Consumer Sciences Education
Demonstrate professional behaviors, skills, and knowledge in providing family and human services.