# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Nurse Aide II Task 2068166731

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Assist the client/resident/patient with a sensory impairment. (As required by the Virginia Board of Nursing regulation)

Definition

Assistance should include
  • describing communication methods of the hearing-impaired client/resident/patient
  • identifying how to care for hearing aids
  • identifying how to care for contact lenses, eyeglasses, and artificial eyes
  • explaining the needs of a blind client/resident/patient
  • identifying psychological and social effects on the sensorially impaired client/resident/patient.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What steps can the nurse aide take to ensure that a hearing aid is working properly?
  • What are various measures used in caring for the blind client/resident/patient?
  • What behaviors can the nurse aide expect if the client/resident/patient with hearing loss does not have his/her psychological or social needs met?

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