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A radial pulse is found at the client’s wrist. To locate it, place your index and middle fingers on the hollow area below the thumb. Light pressure are applied to feel the pulse. Count each beat for 30 seconds and multiply by 2 to get the pulse rate. If the client has an irregular heartbeat, count for 60 seconds. Record the pulse rate in the client’s chart.
What is important for a nursing assistant to do when she is helping her patient with a partial bath?
Keep the bath curtain closed in order to provide the patient with privacy.
A patient with an ileostomy evacuates feces through the
Which of the following is not the nurse aid's responsibility for fire prevention measures?
Taking cigarettes and matches away from all patients and visitors
Mrs. Shumway has an order for I&O. You have picked up her breakfast and note she drank half of a 6oz. glass of juice, 4oz. of milk, and 8oz. of coffee, how much should you document?
What should the nurse aide put on the client’s feet when they are going to help the client walk from the bed to a chair?
Rubber soled slippers or shoes
What do signs and symptoms of shock probably include?
Low blood pressure, tachycardia, clammy, and pale skin
The nursing assistant suspects that a patient in the facility is being abused because of various unexplained bruises, refusal to answer most questions, and refusal of ADLs. Which of the following actions should the nursing assistant do next?
Report the suspected abuse to the nursing assistant’s immediate supervisor.
Out of the four following statements, which one is correct about Alzheimer's patients?
It is important for a patient with Alzheimer’s to maintain a routine to avoid confusion and overstimulation.
All of the following options are signs of impending death, except ___________.
The patient’s appetite has increased.
Why are indwelling catheters secured or taped to a patient’s leg?
So that any kind of trauma to the patient can be prevented.
Of the following procedures, which one should be used for washing the perineum of a patient who has a catheter to minimize the spread of bacteria or further infection and contamination.
Wash the patient from the meatus out.
ur fellow student
3 years ago
There are definitely a few mistakes in this app, some of the answers are just plain wrong so make sure this is not your only source of study material. Other than that this app is very helpful.
2 years ago
It’s a good app for practice
2 years ago
I would love to give this app 5 stars but in the Nursing Skills section it does not allow you to go on to part 7. After you get to part 6 it either just never loads or it tells you to go to part 7 and does absolutely nothing.