ERIC Number: ED044511
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
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Being a Nursing Aide; Student Manual.
American Hospital Association, Chicago, IL.
Developed for students receiving on-the-job training as nursing aides, this illustrated manual contains these chapters: (1) Orientation, (2) Introduction to the Patient, (3) Your Working Environment, (4) The Patient's Unit: Making the Unoccupied Bed, (5) Lifting, Moving, and Transporting Patients: Making the Occupied Bed, (6) Personal Care of the Patient, (7) Food Service, (8) Special Treatments: Fluids and Wastes, (9) Observing and Recording Vital Signs, (10) Patient Admission, Transfer, and Discharge, (11) Physical Examinations, (12) Heat and Cold Applications, (13) Preoperative Nursing Care, (14) Postoperative Nursing Care, (15) The Patient in Isolation, (16) Care of the Dying Patient, and (17) Review. A self-test follows each chapter and a glossary, test answers, and subject index are included. (SB)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Answer Keys, Job Skills, Nurses Aides, Nursing, Nursing Education, On the Job Training, Study Guides, Tests
Hospital Research and Educational Trust, 840 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60611 ($4.95)
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Authoring Institution: American Hospital Association, Chicago, IL.