This program demonstrates and describes the procedures for making a patient bed in a clinical setting. Making the occupied patient bed and the unoccupied patient bed are shown. Related issues regarding patient safety and comfort, infection control, and documentation are discussed.
After completing this course, the learner should be able to:
- Identify materials needed for making a patient bed.
- Describe infection control precautions necessary when making a patient bed.
- Demonstrate the process for safely making the occupied patient bed.
- Demonstrate the process for making the unoccupied patient bed.