# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Health Assisting Careers Task 133354671

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Provide skin care.

Definition

Provision includes monitoring skin breakdown and should also include
  • measures for maintaining skin integrity
  • explanation of measures to prevent skin breakdown
  • identification of stages of skin breakdown
  • explanation of treatment of skin breakdown.
For students taking the nurse aide credential at the end of the course, follow the Virginia Board of Nursing regulations:
Commonwealth of Virginia Regulations
Governing Certified Nurse Aides
Virginia Board of Nursing
www.dhp.virginia.gov/nursing/leg/CNA_02272014.doc

Process/Skill Questions

  • What methods would you use to inspect a patient’s/client’s skin?
  • What mechanical aids are used to prevent skin breakdown? How are they used?
  • What conditions require reporting a developing skin breakdown?

Other Related Standards

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Personal Care