This Protocol delineates the evidence for using devices for noninvasive patient monitoring of blood pressure, heart rhythms, pulse oximetry, end-tidal carbon dioxide, and respiratory waveforms. These protocols guide clinicians in the appropriate selection of patients for use of the device, application of the device, initial and ongoing monitoring, device removal, and selected aspects of quality control.Caregivers should use as many senses as possible (i.e., sight, smell, touch, and hearing) when performing patient care. ... The interdisciplinary services most often provided in the home include physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, social services, ... Home health aides frequently make observations that are extremely significant to others involved in the patienta#39;s care. ... Another patient may tell the home health aide about a son who has not come to visit her for yearsanbsp;...
|Title||:||Home Health Aide Training Manual|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Learning - 1996-01-01|