Certified Nursing Assistant: Certified Nursing Assistants: Caring for the Geriatric Patient
15.00
Online
Elective
Please select your state to enroll in this course
This online course consists of:
  • Identify the various roles of health care workers who provide care to geriatric patients.
  • Describe care suggestions when caring for a patient with dementia.
  • Understand possible mental status changes possible among the geriatric population.
  • List the signs and symptoms of elder abuse.
  • Describe changes in vision, hearing and sensation that affect the aging adult.
  • Describe care techniques that protect the integrity of the skin.
  • List physical changes that result from normal aging.
  • List emotions that family members of aging patients may feel.
  • Describe circumstances which require the CNA notify the nurse of possible health problems.
  • Describe care measures for preventing falls.

Certified Nursing Assistants: Caring for the Geriatric Patient

15.00
This online course consists of:
  • Identify the various roles of health care workers who provide care to geriatric patients.
  • Describe care suggestions when caring for a patient with dementia.
  • Understand possible mental status changes possible among the geriatric population.
  • List the signs and symptoms of elder abuse.
  • Describe changes in vision, hearing and sensation that affect the aging adult.
  • Describe care techniques that protect the integrity of the skin.
  • List physical changes that result from normal aging.
  • List emotions that family members of aging patients may feel.
  • Describe circumstances which require the CNA notify the nurse of possible health problems.
  • Describe care measures for preventing falls.