# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Medical Assistant I Task 490612304

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Demonstrate the steps in applying and changing dressings, bandages, and/or splints.

Definition

Demonstration should include application of the following, according to the professional medical protocol:

  • Various sizes/types of bandages
  • Dressings
  • Splints

Process/Skill Questions

  • How are dressings, bandages, and splints similar? How are they different?
  • What is the importance of proper application of all types of dressings, bandages, and splints?
  • What infection control considerations should be included when applying dressings, bandages, and splints?

Other Related Standards

HOSA Competitive Events

Health Professions Events

 

Medical Assisting