# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Medical Assistant I Task 2006338420

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Provide pillows/supportive devices for patient comfort.

Definition

Provision of pillows and/or other supportive devices should include selection and placement for comfort, safety, and optimal body alignment.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Besides pillows, what supportive devices are commonly used in the examination room?
  • Why is the placement of pillows/supportive devices important?
  • How should pillows/supportive devices be placed for optimum patient comfort, safety, and alignment?

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