# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Nurse Aide II Task 768791743

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Make an occupied bed.


Making an occupied bed should include
  • ensuring client’s/resident’s/patient’s safety and privacy at all times
  • observing good body mechanics
  • following infection control measures throughout the procedure.

Process/Skill Questions

  • When are side rails used during the making of an occupied bed?
  • How is the client’s/resident’s/patient’s privacy protected during the making of an occupied bed?
  • How do you protect yourself from back injuries when performing this procedure?
  • Why would you move a client/resident/patient closer to the edge of the bed nearest you before turning them over on their side?

Other Related Standards

HOSA Competitive Events

Health Professions Events


Nursing Assisting


Personal Care