# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Home Health Aide Task 1781491984

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Purchase food, clothing, and household goods for a client in accordance with a budget and client's requests.


Purchasing should include
  • following guidelines and the client care plan for weekly menu planning, incorporating religious and cultural preferences
  • reading nutrition labels
  • incorporating the principles of ChooseMyPlate
  • differentiating between and evaluating fresh and processed food choices
  • practicing comparison shopping for food, clothing, and household goods.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How can a home health aide use ChooseMyPlate to create food pyramid that is specific for the client?
  • Why must the client care plan affect weekly menu planning?
  • How can a home health aide be sure that menu choices are aligned with the client care plan?
  • How can a home health aide select clothing for a client that will meet his/her needs and be in accordance with a budget?

Other Related Standards

HOSA Competitive Events

Health Professions Events


Home Health Aide