# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Patient Care Technician Task 604177954

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Monitor intake and output.

Definition

Monitoring should include
  • accurately measuring and recording liquid intake/output (e.g., urine, emesis, wound drainage)
  • recording functions related to digestion (e.g., bowel movements, percentage of meal eaten).

Process/Skill Questions

  • How do you record a patient’s intake if his/her diet is liquid and dinner includes soup, juice, and jello?
  • How will you measure and record this patient’s output if you discover he/she has been incontinent of both urine and stool that evening?

Other Related Standards

HOSA Competitive Events

Health Science Events

 

Knowledge Test: Nutrition

 

Health Professions Events

 

Home Health Aide

 

Nursing Assisting