# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Medical Assistant I Task 406940306

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Assist patient in dressing.

Definition

Assistance should include

  • maintaining privacy in the examination room
  • providing assistance as necessary, especially for the elderly, the disabled, and children.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Why should the medical assistant be careful to avoid overexposure of the patient in the examination room?
  • What considerations are important when providing dressing assistance to patients with physical limitations and/or disabilities?

Related Standards of Learning

History and Social Science

GOVT.16

The student will apply social science skills to understand that in a democratic republic, thoughtful and effective participation in civic life is characterized by

  1. exercising personal character traits such as trustworthiness, responsibility, and honesty;
  2. obeying the law and paying taxes;
  3. serving as a juror;
  4. participating in the political process and voting in local, state, and national elections;
  5. performing public service;
  6. keeping informed about current issues;
  7. respecting differing opinions and the rights of others;
  8. practicing personal and fiscal responsibility;
  9. demonstrating the knowledge, skills, and attitudes that foster the responsible and respectful use of digital media; and
  10. practicing patriotism.

Other Related Standards

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