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Health Careers Education
Communication for the Nursing Aide
This course will teach the knowledge and skills necessary for the student to communicate effectively with residents/clients, families and co-workers.
Lara Skaggs
Program Manager
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-Identify records and files common to the healthcare setting.
-Execute data management using electronic healthcare records.
-Interpret information from electronic medical documents.
-Discuss the content and diverse uses of health information.
-Demonstrate techniques for communicating with residents and families.
-Respond appropriately to resident and family behaviors.
-Utilize techniques that facilitate communication special populations.
-Demonstrate techniques for communicating with interdisciplinary team members.
-Demonstrate appropriate behavior management techniques.
-Recognize the need for setting boundaries and limits between caregiver and resident.
-Follow facility policy and procedure for reporting and documentation.
-Review techniques for the measurement of vital signs and documentation.
-Recognize document and report changes in behavior, environment and physical well-being.
-Explain when an incident report is required.

Long Term Care Nurse Aide - CTTC

Long Term Care Nurse Aide - CTTC
Aligns with OBRA Requirements
Career Majors That Sequence This Course
Career Cluster Pathway Career Major
Health Science Therapeutic Services Long Term Care Aide