CNA Skillsheet

AMBULATION
Crutches
                             
Walker
                             
Cane
                             
Side Rails
                             
Gait Belt
                             
ASSIST THE CARE OF PATIENT WITH..
O2 Therapy
                             
Respiratory Disease
                             
Diabetes
                             
Cancer
                             
Heart Disease
                             
Terminal
                             
Infectous Disease
                             
ASSISTING WITH CARE OF PATIENT WITH BOWEL AND BLADDER ELIMINATION
Bed Pan/Urinal
                             
Bedside Commode
                             
Care of Incontinent Patient
                             
Stoma Care
                             
Bowel/Bladder Training
                             
Measure and Record Output
                             
BASIC INFECTION COTNROL PROCEDURES
Handwashing
                             
Universal Precautions
                             
Use of Warm and Cool Applications
                             
CARE OF PROSTHETIC DEVICES
Limbs
                             
Eyeglasses
                             
Hearing Aids
                             
COMMUNICATIONS
Verbal
                             
Positions Call Light Appropriately
                             
Non-Verbal with Cognitively Impaired Patients
                             
MENTAL HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICE NEEDS
Respects Patient's Rights and Dignity including Privacy and Confidentiality
                             
Knowledge of Adult, Child and Elder abuse reporting statutes
                             
Demonstrates Principles of Behavior Management
                             
Provides Emotional Support to Patient
                             
Encourges Family Support
                             
Encourages Patients to make Personal Choices
                             
Encourages Self-Care as Ability Allows
                             
Knowledge of Domestic Violence and Violent Injury Reporting Statutes
                             
NUTRITION/HYDRATION
Feeding Techniques
                             
Assist with Eating
                             
Use of Feeding Assitive Devices
                             
Abdominal Thrusts (Heimlich)
                             
Measure and Record Intake
                             
Encourge Fluids
                             
PERSONAL CARE
Bath: Shower
                             
Skin Care: Back Rub
                             
Skin Care: Decubius Prevention/Care
                             
Dress: Assist as Needed
                             
Dress: Use of Assistive Devices
                             
Hair Care
                             
Nail Care (Fingers/Toes): Clean/File/Trim with Clippers
                             
Oral Hygene: Mouth Care
                             
Oral Hygene: Brush Teeth
                             
Oral Hygene: Denture Care
                             
Shaving: Safety Razor/Electric Razor
                             
Maintains Clean, Safe and Health Environment
                             
Linen Change of Occupied Bed
                             
Linen Change of Unoccupied Bed
                             
Bath: Bed
                             
Bath: Tub
                             
RANGE OF MOTION EXCERCISES
Active
                             
Passive
                             
Combination
                             
SAFETY DEVICES
Vest Restraint
                             
(Soft) Wrist/Ankle Restraint
                             
Padded Side Rail
                             
Side Rails
                             
SAFETY/EMERGENCIES
Recognize and Report Safety Hazards
                             
Recognizes and Reports Emergencies and Responds Appropriately
                             
Handles O2 Safely
                             
Observes, Reports and Documents changes in Body Functions/Behavior
                             
SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Urine
                             
Stool
                             
Sputum
                             
Blood
                             
TRANSFER TECHNIQUES
Use of Transfer Gait Belt
                             
Weight Bearing
                             
Non-Weight Bearing
                             
Mechanical Lift
                             
Wheelchair
                             
TURNING/POSITIONING PATIENT
Supine
                             
Side-Laying
                             
In Chair
                             
In Bed
                             
Use of Lift Sheet
                             
UNDERSTANDS AND CAN PERFORM
Enemas: Fleets
                             
Enemas: Tap Water
                             
Enemas: Soap Suds
                             
Care of the Deceased
                             
Binders and Bandages: ACE Bandages
                             
Binders and Bandages: Support Stockings
                             
URINARY CATHETER CARE
Perineal Hygiene
                             
External Catheter
                             
Foley Catheter
                             
Supra Public Catheter
                             
VITAL SIGNS
Temperature: Oral
                             
Temperature: Rectal
                             
Temperature: Ear Canal
                             
Pulse: Apical
                             
Pulse: Radial
                             
Pulse: Pedal
                             
Pulse: Femoral
                             
Respirations
                             
Blood Pressure
                             
Height
                             
Weight
                             
Weight: Standing
                             
Weight: Bed Scale
                             
Weight: Chair Scale