Institute for Public Health Practice at the University of Iowa
Bathing Dementia Residents
This course offers CPH — Free
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The goal of this course is for nursing home staff to be able to use strategies and techniques to make bathing enjoyable for residents with dementia.
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What You'll Learn
- Describe the factors that contribute to aggressive behaviors during bathing for residents with dementia
- Identify the components of the four strategies of how to improve the bathing experience of residents with dementia
- Recognize when to stop bathing experience of residents with dementia
- Apply the strategies of improving bathing experience to help residents with dementia feel safe, remain calm, and enjoy bathing
Access to Clinical Care
Written & Oral Communication
Home Health Worker
Other Registered Nurse-Clinical Services
Registered Nurse - Unspecified
Related Job Tasks
Link clients to needed personal health services and ensure the provision of health care when otherwise unavailable
Deliver direct health services to clients