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Becoming A Caregiver

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1. Caregiver does the task of Setting up ________ for clients

2. Caregiver does the task of Providing tx or procedures as instructed under ________

3. Any activity related to the body's elimination of waste. Toileting assistance may include helping a client to the bathroom - helping a client with briefs - or with using a bedpan - urinal - or other device.

4. Caregiver does the task of Maintaining _______ for each client

5. Caregiver does the task of _______ clothes - bedding - and linens

6. Caregiver does the task of ________ with families - health care providers - and supervisors

7. Client has the right to be treated with ___________

8. Estimated ratio in 25 years of American over the of 65 to every Americans

9. An individual certified by a licensed school - a governmental agency or another recognized entity as having met the training standards preparing him or her to become a caregiver. May work in private individual's homes - in assisted living or resident

10. Caregiver does the task of ________ bed linens

11. Client has the right to be free from financial ___________

12. Acquiring or using a client's money deceitfully; a form of abuse that is specifically prohibited by law

13. The team who provides health care and emotional care services for a client - including chaplain - Certified Nursing Assistant - Dietitian - Occupational Therapist - Physical Therapist - Registered Nurse - Social Worker - Speech Therapist and other he

14. Exciting ways you can personally change the lives of real people

15. Client has the right to be free from ___________ of personal property

16. A nurse who has competed 2-4 year nursing program and has passed the national licensing exam. They plan and evaluate care for clients and supervise LPN's and CNAs - as well as work in many nurse education roles

17. A person who provides regular non-medical assistance to seniors or others who need assistance

18. A term that describes tasks that the PCA can perform by law because he or she has been taught how to do them by a nurse. Each state has different definitions of what tasks may be taught by a nurse and then legally performed by a caregiver

19. The entire team of individuals involved in providing care to a client. This team may extend beyond the typical members of the health care team (doctors - nurses - social workers - therapists - and other medical professionals) and include neighbors -

20. Client has the right to voice ____________ regarding services or any other issue without discrimination or reprisal for exercising such rights

21. Helps individuals who have had a stroke regain their speaking abilities. They may also evaluate a person's ability to swallow. They work with the physician to determine the proper consistency of food for the person. Speech therapists know a lot about

22. Client has the right to be free from __________ in regard to race - color - national origin - gender - sexual orientation - or religion

23. Direct Care Worker - Resident Care Aide - Attendant - Caregiver

24. Client has the right to have client information and records _____________

25. People who provide care to individuals in homes or other settings

26. Client has the right to be given a ___________ of his or her rights as specified by law - before service begins. Your organization should maintain evidence that each client has received this notice

27. Often used interchangeably with the terms 'doctor' or 'physician.' today - many receive their primary care by someone other than a licensed doctor (a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - for example). Anyone with the legal authority to prescri

28. Client has the right to a written notice of ___________ that specifies the reason(s) for the termination

29. Caregiver does the task of Planning and preparing meals or ensuring that the client's need for ___________ are met

30. Helps people with their emotional and family needs. they also assist individuals and their families with future care needs with a focus on returning home or to a lesser care setting during hospitalizations or nursing home stays

31. Or care plans are written documents detailing what care is to be provided - who is to provide the care - and what the goals of the care are for the person

32. An alternative word for the person receiving care from the caregiver or Personal Care Aide. The word 'client' may also be used

33. Caregiver does the task of Providing or arranging for ___________ for clients

34. Any medication that is used to control or subdue a client

35. Caregiver does the task of administering or setting up ___________ (if properly trained and supervised)

36. Client has the right to be advised in writing - before care is initiated - of the ________ for the services to be furnished - and the amount of repayment that will be required from the client

37. Client's rights protected by law; may vary from state to state and between service locations

38. Caregiver does the task of Writing on the ______ as indicated by the nurse or supervisor

39. Client has the right to be given the __________ choice and opportunity to select or refuse service and to accept responsibility for the consequences

40. The ability to come up with a solution to a problem or situation that is unique or unusual - but that gets the job done. Caregivers often have to be creative when they are helping other people with personal care tasks. Learning to be creative - while

41. Help clients with gross motor skills - Tasks from the waist down (walking - balance - mobility)

42. The term used to describe a person's ability to move around

43. Caregiver assists clients in activities of....

44. Fastest growing group out of this population

45. 1. Taking direction 2. Responsibility 3. Member of the Caregiving Team 4. Bonding with Clients 5. Making a difference

46. Ending care services to a client for any reason

47. Assists individuals with their spiritual needs; can be valuable friends to people who are dying or who need spiritual comfort - often available through a home health or in-home care agency

48. Caregiver does the task of Making and receiving ___________

49. Ratio of Americans over the age of 65 to every American

50. Client has the right to have access to his or her __________