# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Patient Care Technician Task 604177950

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Report any new changes in the patient’s condition.

Definition

Report should include
  • vital signs
  • level of consciousness
  • shortness of breath
  • wound drainage
  • patient complaints
  • changes from baseline
  • chest pain
  • family concerns/observations
  • changes in intake and output.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What action would you take if you walk into a room to obtain vital signs and notice that your patient is slumped over in his/her chair?
  • What action would you take if are giving a bed bath and your patient complains of left lower leg pain after a left below-the-knee amputation?

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