# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Health Assisting Careers Task 133354679

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Transport patient/client.

Definition

Transporting should include following guidelines and patient/client care plan for
  • maneuvering manual wheelchair
  • maneuvering motorized wheelchair
  • adjusting wheelchair parts
  • propelling wheelchair on different types of surfaces.
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 environmental adaptations are available in the community to accommodate wheelchair users?
  • How can a person in a wheelchair safely get in and out of a car? Go up a curb? Enter and use a public bathroom?

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