ERIC Number: ED336581
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Task Analysis for Health Occupations. Cluster: Nursing. Occupation: Geriatric Aide. Education for Employment Task Lists.
Lake County Area Vocational Center, Grayslake, IL.
This task analysis for nursing education provides performance standards, steps to be followed, knowledge required, attitudes to be developed, safety procedures, and equipment and supplies needed for 13 tasks performed by geriatric aides in the duty area of performing diagnostic measures and for 30 tasks in the duty area of providing therapeutic measures. Two tasks in the diagnostic measures duty area pertain to testing a patient's mental awareness and physical examinations; the other 11 include various aspects of urine and stool sample testing. Tasks in the therapeutic duty area cover many different medical procedures. For each task are listed the performance standard, steps, knowledge, attitudes, safety, equipment and supplies, the source of the task analysis (from the Vocational-Technical Education Consortium of States Catalog), and the Illinois State Goals for Learning. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield. Dept. of Adult, Vocational and Technical Education.
Authoring Institution: Lake County Area Vocational Center, Grayslake, IL.
Identifiers - Location: Illinois