# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Home Health Aide Task 1280259681

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).

Definition

Administration should include following the guidelines from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross, in accordance with agency policy.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Where can a home health aide access the guidelines from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross?
  • What is the first step in administering CPR?
  • What safety precautions should be observed for both a client and a home health aide?
  • In what position should a home health aide place a client to perform CPR?
  • What equipment will a home health aide need to perform CPR?

Other Related Standards

HOSA Competitive Events

Emergency Preparedness Events

 

CPR/First Aid

 

Life Support Skills