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Becoming A Caregiver

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

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

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

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

5. Caregiver assists clients in activities of....

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

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

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

9. Client has the right to be free from ____ of care - verbal - mental - emotional - and sexual abuse

10. 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.

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

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

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

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

15. Ending care services to a client for any reason

16. 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

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

18. 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

19. 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

20. 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

21. Client has the right to be treated with ___________

22. 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

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

24. 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

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

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

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

28. 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

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

30. 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

31. Specially trained to help individuals meet unique nutritional needs. A dietitian may be used to help plan meals for a person who is diabetic or who has other special dietary needs; typically work closely with caregivers - physicians - and nurses

32. Caregiver does the task of Making and receiving ___________

33. Fastest growing group out of this population

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

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

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

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

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

39. 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

40. 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

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

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

43. 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)

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

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

46. Caregiver does the task of ________ bed linens

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

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

49. 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 -

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