# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Home Health Aide Task 1781491995

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Teach a client and a client's family to maintain a clean environment.

Definition

Teaching should include
  • the necessity for cleaning, including the consequences of not cleaning.
  • the frequency of cleaning required
  • techniques to use for accomplishing cleaning tasks both effectively and efficiently.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are some techniques to use to teach a client and a client's family to maintain a clean environment?
  • If a client or a client's family does not recognize the need for maintaining a clean environment, what measures are appropriate for a home health aide to take? What measures are inappropriate?
  • If a client or client's family persist in doing an essential cleaning task incorrectly, what should a home health aide do?
  • What are the best ways to organize a daily task schedule?
  • Why is it important to communicate clear expectations to family members in regard to their daily cleaning responsibilities?

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Home Health Aide