# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Nurse Aide II Task 2068166682

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Assist client/resident to sit on side of bed.

Definition

Assistance should include
  • identifying the steps in assisting the client/resident/patient to sit on the side of the bed
  • assisting the client/resident/patient exercises to perform while sitting on the side of the bed
  • identifying the benefits of sitting on the side of the bed (dangling)
  • identifying information from the nurse or nursing care plan before assisting the client/resident/patient to sit on the side of the bed
  • assessing the vital signs while the client/resident/patient is sitting on the side of the bed.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What stimulates circulation while the client/resident/patient is sitting on the side of the bed?
  • What does the nurse aide refer to before assisting a client/resident/patient to sit on the side of the bed?
  • What position is the bed in when the client/resident/patient is sitting on the side of the bed, and why?
  • What information needs to be recorded after the client/resident/patient sits on the side of the bed?

Other Related Standards

HOSA Competitive Events

Health Professions Events

 

Nursing Assisting

 

Personal Care