# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Nurse Aide II Task 2068166714

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Transport a client/resident/patient by stretcher.

Definition

Transport should include
  • explaining how transport by stretcher protects both the client/resident/patient and the nurse aide
  • listing the steps for transporting a client/resident/patient by stretcher
  • explaining safety precautions
  • following procedure for transferring a client/resident/patient from bed/table to stretcher.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Why is it important to follow procedure for transferring a client/resident/patient from bed/table to stretcher?
  • Why is it important to keep the client’s/resident’s/patient’s arms under the blankets and on the stretcher?
  • What are the consequences for not using safety measures when transporting the client/resident/patient's by stretcher?
  • What comfort measures are used for the client/resident/patient being transported by stretcher?