# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Nurse Aide II Task 2068166723

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Assist with physical examination.

Definition

Assistance should include
  • preparing the room
  • providing lighting
  • transporting client/resident/patient
  • positioning and draping client/resident/patient
  • handing equipment and supplies to examiner
  • labeling specimen containers
  • discarding used equipment
  • cleaning reusable equipment
  • positioning client/resident/patient post exam
  • dressing client/resident/patient after procedure.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How is the client’s/resident’s/patient’s right to personal choice during a physical exam protected?
  • What positions are used for a physical examination?