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Becoming A Caregiver

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1. Someone who has successfully competed an approved certification training program including a written and/or manual skills test - and who has received a certificate by the state - defined by law as people who assists licensed nursing personnel in the

2. Ending care services to a client for any reason

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

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

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

6. 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

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

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

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

10. 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

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

12. 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

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

14. Fastest growing group out of this population

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

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

17. A client's home - a small care home or a larger care community

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

19. Works with clients on buttoning - zipping - and eating - etc. May teach a client to use an adaptive tool to help with these activities (esp. waist up)

20. 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

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

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

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

24. Caregiver does the task of Keeping track of client's _____ for prescription refills - clothing - and personal items

25. 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

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

27. People working as caregivers in assisted living or residential care communities

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

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

30. 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

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

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

33. Client has the right to be free from physical or chemical ________

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

35. Client has the right to be treated with ___________

36. Broad term used to describe anyone who provides care to another person.

37. Caregiver does the task of Providing light ___________ and assistance in keeping the client's environment clean - tidy - and safe

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

39. 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

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

41. Caregiver assists clients in activities of....

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

43. 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

44. The process of allowing the client to make a decision after they've been provided with - and understand - all relevant information

45. Client hasClient has the right to participate in ____________ of the services and care to be furnished - any changes in the services and care - the frequency of visits - and cessation of services

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

47. Caregiver does the task of Providing companionship and leisure time activities - including exercise and ________

48. 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

49. Caregiver does the task of Sometimes asked to help care for a ________

50. 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