Personal Care Assistant (PCA) COMPETENCY TEST

Georgia Written Examination Georgia Association of Community Care Providers (GACCP) – Private Home Care Provider (PHCP)Personal Care Assistant (PCA) COMPETENCY TEST Introduction & GACCP/PHCP PCA TEST CONDITIONS OF USE   [Rev.03/12/03] The…

ORIENTATION TEST

  Orientation Test The following questions are based on the orientation and employee handbook you have received. Caregiver must score an 80% or above to pass.

Hoyer Lift Training

Hoyer Lifts allow a person to be lifted and transferred with a minimum of physical effort. Before attempting to lift anyone practice with the lifter by using a helper, not…

GENERAL SAFETY MEASURES

Members of the elderly population are often hospitalized for injuries that often lead to a necessary care or even death. Because of this, it’s important for us to be aware…

INFECTION CONTROL PROCEDURES

All employees must observe the following procedures in the provision of services to prevent exposure to prevent exposure to infectious disease. These procedures are universal precautions to prevent the spread…

Using Proper Body Mechanics

After completing this section you should be able to: Identity the most common cause of injury to healthcare workers. Define good body mechanics and related terms. Demonstrate the rules of proper…

A Brief Look at Neglect and Exploitation

Must be aware patient’s thing to your home including his or her safety from harm done by others. This phone is full of abuse, neglect and exploitation. DEFINITIONS: Abuse –…

WORK ETHICS

The manner in which Faith Medical services employees’ conduct business is extremely important to our success. We have corporate responsibilities to ourselves, to our clients and to the community in…

FALL PREVENTION

Study shows…… Falls are the leading cause of death due to injury among the elderly. 87% of all fractures in the elderly are due to falls. About one-third of the…