# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Patient Care Technician Task 604177956

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Assist the patient in admission, discharge, and/or transfer per protocol.

Definition

Assistance should include
  • with monitor
  • without monitor
  • interfacility
  • discharge to home
  • discharge to outside facility
  • new admission.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What do you do if your patient is scheduled to be discharged to home and you notice his/her IV has not been removed when you leave the unit?
  • What do you do if you are assisting a nurse with a new admission from the clinic and there is a bag of medicine in his/her belongings?
  • What are the procedures and required paper work for each?