# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Nurse Aide II Task 905943273

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Apply heel and elbow protectors.

Definition

Application should be done according to instructions on the nursing care plan.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the consequences if heel or elbow protectors are not used?
  • When are heel and elbow protectors put on and taken off?
  • What are signs and symptoms of skin breakdown that the nurse aide should be reporting?