The Home Health Aide Handbook is unlike any other handbook or pocket guide on the market. Not only is it inexpensive, but it?s full-color, loaded with photos and illustrations! Use it for training and encourage your aides to carry it with them into the field to use as a quick reference tool.The second edition contains updated information on:all of the federal requirements for home health aides a considerable emphasis on observing and reporting HIPAA and how to protect a client?s privacy home care focus boxes nutrition and the USDA?s MyPyramid numerous procedures emphasizing how they are performed in the home, including a new two-step procedure for taking blood pressure care guidelines for specific diseases pain management chart of medical and commonly-used abbreviations mercury-free thermometers home-care specific tips for housekeeping and cooking disaster guidelines comprehensive glossary, and easy-to-use index, including a table of where to find proceduresThis handbook will serve as a quick but comprehensive reference tool for you to use from client to client. Features and Benefits This book is a valuable tool for many reasons.
|Title||:||The Home Health Aide Handbook|
|Author||:||Jetta Lee Fuzy, William Leahy|
|Publisher||:||Hartman Publishing Inc - 2005-06|