# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Health Assisting Careers Task 133354673

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Provide perineal care, including catheter care.


Provision should include following guidelines for
  • male and female perineal care
  • external catheter care.

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

Process/Skill Questions

  • How often should you perform perineal care?
  • What are the consequences of not performing perineal care? Of not performing it according to official guidelines?
  • How often should a catheter be replaced?
  • What are the steps for performing external catheter care?

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