# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Home Health Aide Task 1781491983

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Explain the principles of money management for a client.

Definition

Explanation should include
  • how to set up a budget
  • how to write a check and balance a checkbook
  • how to pay bills
  • how to document expenditures and file receipts
  • the legal and ethical responsibilities of a home health aide, iincluding the consequences for the misappropriation of funds.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Why might a home health aide be asked to take charge of money management for a client?
  • When a client’s wishes regarding money management conflict with a family member’s wishes, how can a home health aide help to resolve the conflict?
  • What is a budget?
  • What precautions are absolutely essential to observe when managing a client’s money?
  • What might be the consequences of mismanaging a client’s money, even by mistake?

Related Standards of Learning

History and Social Science

GOVT.16

The student will apply social science skills to understand that in a democratic republic, thoughtful and effective participation in civic life is characterized by

  1. exercising personal character traits such as trustworthiness, responsibility, and honesty;
  2. obeying the law and paying taxes;
  3. serving as a juror;
  4. participating in the political process and voting in local, state, and national elections;
  5. performing public service;
  6. keeping informed about current issues;
  7. respecting differing opinions and the rights of others;
  8. practicing personal and fiscal responsibility;
  9. demonstrating the knowledge, skills, and attitudes that foster the responsible and respectful use of digital media; and
  10. practicing patriotism.

Other Related Standards

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