# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Medical Assistant I Task 2006338418

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Drape patient.

Definition

Draping patient should take into consideration
  • position of the patient and drape, as related to the procedure to be performed
  • infection control
  • patient privacy.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How would a patient be draped for procedures such as a vaginal examination, a simple suturing or suture removal, a colonoscopy?
  • What patient rights should be considered while draping?
  • How does draping affect infection control?

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