# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Nurse Aide II Task 2068166705

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Bathe client/resident/patient, including giving/assisting with bed bath, partial bath, shower, tub bath, and whirlpool bath. (As required by the Virginia Board of Nursing regulation)


Bathing should be performed according to the Nurse Aide Candidate Handbook and instructor checklist.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What equipment is necessary for a bed bath?
  • What are the steps you take, in order, to administer a client’s/resident’s/patient’s bath?
  • What special comfort measures should you incorporate into bathing the client/resident/patient?
  • How often is it necessary for clients/residents/patients to receive a shower/tub bath in a long-term care facility?
  • What safety measures should you perform with regard to water temperature?

Other Related Standards

HOSA Competitive Events

Health Professions Events


Nursing Assisting