The Nursing Assistant SERIES: Essential Elimination Skills
Overview:Specimen collection, measuring urinary output and assisting with elimination are all important skills a nursing assistant needs to develop to provide effective care. Not only do they assist monitoring an individual's condition, but also help to maintain physical comfort and emotional well-being. This program teaches new nursing assistants these important skills.
Objectives:After watching this program viewers should be able to:
- Collect a stool specimen
- Collect a urine specimen
- Measuring urinary output
- Insert a rectal suppository
- Administer a cleansing enema