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Skill Checklists for Taylor's Clinical Nursing Skills; A Nursing Process Approach,9780781795180

Skill Checklists for Taylor's Clinical Nursing Skills; A Nursing Process Approach

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Summary

This workbook allows students to practice and record the mastery of skills found in Taylor's Clinical Nursing Skills, Third Edition by providing checklists designed to record every step of each procedure. This set of checklists is valuable as a self-assessment tool for students and a means for faculty to record student performance.

Table of Contents

List of Skills by Chapter
Vital Signs
Assessing Body Temperaturep. 1
Monitoring Temperature Using an Overhead Radiant Warmerp. 5
Using a Cooling Blanketp. 6
Assessing a Peripheral Pulse by Palpationp. 8
Assessing the Apical Pulse by Auscultationp. 9
Assessing Respirationp. 10
Assessing Brachial Artery Blood Pressurep. 11
Health Assessment
Performing a General Surveyp. 14
Using a Bed Scalep. 16
Assessing the Skin, Hair, and Nailsp. 18
Assessing the Head and Neckp. 20
Assessing the Thorax and Lungsp. 23
Assessing the Cardiovascular Systemp. 25
Assessing the Abdomenp. 27
Assessing the Neurologic, Musculoskeletal, and Peripheral Vascular Systemsp. 29
Safety
Fall Preventionp. 32
Implementing Alternatives to the Use of Restraintsp. 34
Applying an Extremity Restraintp. 36
Applying a Waist Restraintp. 38
Applying an Elbow Restraintp. 40
Applying a Mummy Restraintp. 42
Asepsis and Infection Control
Performing Hand Hygiene Using Soap and Water (Handwashing)p. 43
Performing Hand Hygiene Using an Alcohol-Based Hand Rubp. 44
Preparing a Sterile Field Using a Packaged Sterile Drapep. 45
Preparing a Sterile Field Using a Commercially Prepared Sterile Kit or Trayp. 46
Adding Sterile Items to a Sterile Fieldp. 48
Putting on Sterile Gloves and Removing Soiled Glovesp. 50
Using Personal Protective Equipmentp. 52
Medications
Administering Oral Medicationsp. 54
Administering Medications via a Gastric Tubep. 57
Removing Medication from an Ampulep. 60
Removing Medication from a Vialp. 62
Mixing Medications From Two Vials in One Syringep. 64
Administering an Intradermal Injectionp. 66
Administering a Subcutaneous Injectionp. 69
Administering an Intramuscular Injectionp. 72
Administering Continuous Subcutaneous Infusion: Applying an Insulin Pumpp. 75
Administering Medications by Intravenous Bolus or Push Through an Intravenous Infusionp. 78
Administering a Piggyback Intermittent Intravenous Infusion of Medicationp. 81
Administering an Intermittent Intravenous Infusion of Medication via a Mini-infusion Pumpp. 84
Administration Setp. 87
Administering an Intermittent Intravenous Infusion of Medication via a Volume-Control
(Intermittent Peripheral Venous Access Device)p. 90
Introducing Drugs Through a Medication or Drug-Infusion Lock Using the Saline Flush
Applying a Transdermal Patchp. 93
Instilling Eye Dropsp. 95
Administering an Eye Irrigationp. 98
Instilling Ear Dropsp. 100
Administering an Ear Irrigationp. 102
Instilling Nose Dropsp. 104
Administering a Vaginal Creamp. 106
Administering a Rectal Suppositoryp. 109
Administering Medication via a Metered-Dose Inhaler (MDI)p. 111
Administering Medication via a Small-Volume Nebulizerp. 113
Administering Medication via a Dry Powder Inhalerp. 115
Perioperative Nursing
Providing Preoperative Patient Care: Hospitalized Patientp. 117
Deep Breathing Exercises, Coughing, and Splintingp. 120
Leg Exercisesp. 122
Providing Preoperative Patient Care: Hospitalized Patient (Day of Surgery)p. 123
Providing Postoperative Care When Patient Returns to Roomp. 125
Applying a Forced-Air Warming Devicep. 128
Hygiene
Giving a Bed Bathp. 129
Assisting the Patient With Oral Carep. 132
Providing Oral Care for the Dependent Patientp. 134
Providing Denture Carep. 135
Removing Contact Lensesp. 136
Shampooing a Patient's Hair in Bedp. 137
Assisting the Patient to Shavep. 139
Making an Unoccupied Bedp. 140
Making an Occupied Bedp. 142
Skin Integrity and Wound Care
Cleaning a Wound and Applying a Dry, Sterile Dressingp. 144
Applying a Saline-Moistened Dressingp. 147
Applying a Hydrocolloid Dressingp. 149
Performing Irrigation of a Woundp. 151
Collecting a Wound Culturep. 153
Applying Montgomery Strapsp. 155
Caring for a Penrose Drainp. 157
Caring for a T-Tube Drainp. 159
Caring for a Jackson-Pratt Drainp. 162
Caring for a Hemovac Drainp. 164
Applying Negative Pressure Wound Therapyp. 166
Removing Suturesp. 169
Removing Surgical Staplesp. 171
Applying an External Heating Padp. 173
Applying a Warm Compressp. 175
Assisting With a Sitz Bathp. 177
Applying Cold Therapyp. 178
Activity
Assisting a Patient With Turning in Bedp. 180
Moving a Patient Up in Bed With the Assistance of Another Nursep. 182
Transferring a Patient From the Bed to a Stretcherp. 184
Transferring a Patient From the Bed to a Chairp. 186
Transferring a Patient Using a Powered Full-Body Sling Liftp. 188
Providing Range-of-Motion Exercisesp. 190
Assisting a Patient With Ambulationp. 192
Assisting a Patient With Ambulation Using a Walkerp. 194
Assisting a Patient With Ambulation Using Crutchesp. 196
Assisting a Patient With Ambulation Using a Canep. 198
Applying and Removing Antiembolism Stockingsp. 199
Applying Pneumatic Compression Devicesp. 201
Applying a Continuous Passive Motion Devicep. 203
Applying a Slingp. 205
Applying a Figure-Eight Bandagep. 206
Assisting With Cast Applicationp. 208
Caring for a Castp. 210
Applying Skin Traction and Caring for a Patient in Skin Tractionp. 212
Caring for a Patient in Skeletal Tractionp. 214
Caring for a Patient With an External Fixation Devicep. 216
Comfort
Promoting Patient Comfortp. 218
Giving a Back Massagep. 222
Applying and Caring for a Patient Using a TENS Unitp. 224
Caring for a Patient Receiving Patient-Controlled Analgesiap. 226
Caring for a Patient Receiving Epidural Analgesiap. 228
Caring for a Patient Receiving Continuous Wound Perfusion Pain Managementp. 230
Nutrition
Assisting a Patient With Eatingp. 232
Inserting a Nasogastric (NG) Tubep. 234
Administering a Tube Feedingp. 237
Removing a Nasogastric Tubep. 240
Caring for a Gastrostomy Tubep. 241
Urinary Elimination
Assisting With the Use of a Bedpanp. 243
Assisting With the Use of a Urinalp. 245
Assisting With the Use of a Bedside Commodep. 247
Assessing Bladder Volume Using an Ultrasound Bladder Scannerp. 249
Applying an External Condom Catheterp. 251
Catheterizing the Female Urinary Bladderp. 253
Catheterizing the Male Urinary Bladderp. 256
Removing an Indwelling Catheterp. 259
Performing Intermittent Closed Catheter Irrigationp. 260
Administering a Continuous Closed Bladder Irrigationp. 262
Emptying and Changing a Stoma Appliance on an Ileal Conduitp. 264
Caring for a Suprapubic Urinary Catheterp. 266
Caring for a Peritoneal Dialysis Catheterp. 268
Caring for a Hemodialysis Access (Arteriovenous Fistula or Graft)p. 270
Bowel Elimination
Administering a Large-Volume Cleansing Enemap. 271
Administering a Small-Volume Cleansing Enemap. 273
Administering a Retention Enemap. 275
Digital Removal of Stoolp. 277
Applying a Fecal Incontinence Pouchp. 279
Changing and Emptying an Ostomy Appliancep. 280
Irrigating a Colostomyp. 282
Irrigating a Nasogastric Tube Connected to Suctionp. 284
Oxygenation
Using a Pulse Oximeterp. 286
Teaching Patient to Use an Incentive Spirometerp. 288
Administering Oxygen by Nasal Cannulap. 290
Administering Oxygen by Maskp. 291
Using an Oxygen Tentp. 292
Suctioning the Nasopharyngeal and Oropharyngeal Airwaysp. 293
Inserting an Oropharyngeal Airwayp. 296
Suctioning an Endotracheal Tube: Open Systemp. 298
Suctioning an Endotracheal Tube: Closed Systemp. 301
Securing an Endotracheal Tubep. 304
Suctioning the Tracheostomy: Open Systemp. 307
Providing Tracheostomy Carep. 310
Providing Care of a Chest Drainage Systemp. 313
Assisting With Removal of a Chest Tubep. 315
Using a Handheld Resuscitation Bag and Maskp. 316
Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance
Initiating a Peripheral Venous Access IV Infusionp. 318
Changing an IV Solution Container and Administration Setp. 322
Monitoring an IV Site and Infusionp. 325
Changing a Peripheral Venous Access Dressingp. 327
Capping for Intermittent Use and Flushing a Peripheral Venous Access Devicep. 329
Administering a Blood Transfusionp. 330
Changing the Dressing and Flushing Central Venous Access Devicesp. 333
Accessing an Implanted Portp. 335
Deaccessing an Implanted Portp. 337
Removing a Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC)p. 339
Cardiovascular Care
Obtaining an Electrocardiogram (ECG)p. 340
Applying a Cardiac Monitorp. 343
Obtaining an Arterial Blood Sample From an Arterial Line-Stopcock Systemp. 345
Removing Arterial and Femoral Linesp. 347
Performing Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)p. 349
Performing Emergency Automated External Defibrillationp. 351
Performing Emergency Manual External Defibrillation (Asynchronous)p. 353
Using an External (Transcutaneous) Pacemakerp. 355
Neurologic Care
Logrolling a Patientp. 358
Applying a Two-Piece Cervical Collarp. 360
Employing Seizure Precautions and Seizure Managementp. 362
Caring for a Patient in Halo Tractionp. 364
Fluid-Filled System)p. 366
Caring for a Patient with an External Ventriculostomy (Intraventricular Catheter-Closed
Caring for a Patient With a Fiber Optic Intracranial Catheterp. 368
Laboratory Specimen Collection
Testing Stool for Occult Bloodp. 369
Collecting a Stool Specimen for Culturep. 371
Obtaining a Capillary Blood Sample for Glucose Testingp. 372
Obtaining a Nasal Swabp. 374
Obtaining a Nasopharyngeal Swabp. 376
Collecting a Sputum Specimen for Culturep. 378
Collecting a Urine Specimen (Clean Catch, Midstream) for Urinalysis and Culturep. 380
Obtaining a Urine Specimen From an Indwelling Urinary Catheterp. 382
Using Venipuncture to Collect a Venous Blood Sample for Routine Testingp. 384
Obtaining a Venous Blood Specimen for Culture and Sensitivityp. 387
Obtaining an Arterial Blood Specimen for Blood Gas Analysisp. 390
List of Skills in Alphabetical Order
Abdomen, Assessing thep. 27
Ambulation, Assisting a Patient Withp. 192
Ambulation Using a Cane, Assisting a Patient Withp. 198
Ambulation Using Crutches, Assisting a Patient Withp. 212
Ambulation Using a Walker, Assisting a Patient Withp. 194
Antiembolism Stockings, Applying and Removingp. 199
Arterial and Femoral Lines, Removingp. 347
Back Massage, Giving ap. 222
Bed, Assisting a Patient With Turning inp. 000
Bed, Making an Occupiedp. 142
Bed, Making an Unoccupiedp. 140
Bedpan, Assisting With the Use of ap. 243
Bedside Commode, Assisting With the Use of ap. 247
Bed Bath, Giving ap. 129
Bed Scale, Using ap. 16
Bladder Irrigation, Administering a Continuous Closedp. 262
Bladder Volume Using an Ultrasound Bladder Scanner, Assessingp. 249
Blood Pressure, Assessing Brachial Arteryp. 11
Blood Sample for Routine Testing, Using Venipuncture to Collect a Venousp. 384
Blood Sample From an Arterial Line-Stopcock System, Obtaining an Arterialp. 345
Blood Specimen for Blood Gas Analysis, Obtaining an Arterialp. 390
Blood Specimen for Culture and Sensitivity, Obtaining a Venousp. 387
Blood Transfusion, Administering ap. 330
Breathing Exercises, Deep: Coughing, and Splintingp. 120
Cardiac Monitor, Applying ap. 343
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Performingp. 349
Cardiovascular System, Assessing thep. 25
Cast, Caring for ap. 210
Cast Application, Assisting Withp. 208
Catheter, Applying an External Condomp. 251
Catheter, Caring for a Patient With a Fiber Optic Intracranialp. 368
Catheter, Caring for a Peritoneal Dialysisp. 247
Catheter, Caring for a Suprapubic Urinaryp. 266
Catheter, Obtaining a Urine Specimen From an Indwelling Urinaryp. 382
Catheter, Removing an Indwellingp. 259
Catheter Irrigation, Performing Intermittent Closedp. 260
Catheter (PICC), Removing a Peripherally Inserted Centralp. 339
Catheterizing the Female Urinary Bladderp. 253
Catheterizing the Male Urinary Bladderp. 256
Central Venous Access Devices, Changing the Dressing and Flushingp. 333
Cervical Collar, Applying a Two-Piecep. 360
Chest Drainage System, Providing Care of ap. 290
Chest Tube, Assisting With Removal of ap. 315
Cold Therapy, Applyingp. 178
Colostomy, Irrigating ap. 282
Comfort, Promoting Patientp. 218
Compress, Applying a Warmp. 175
Contact Lenses, Removingp. 136
Cooling Blanket, Using ap. 6
Defibrillation, Performing Emergency Automated Externalp. 351
Defibrillation (Asynchronous), Performing Emergency Manual Externalp. 353
Denture Care, Providingp. 135
Drain, Caring for a Hemovacp. 164
Drain, Caring for a Jackson-Prattp. 162
Drain, Caring for a Penrosep. 157
Drain, Caring for a T-Tubep. 159
Dressing, Applying a Hydrocolloidp. 149
Dressing, Applying a Saline-Moistenedp. 147
Introducing Drugs Through a Medication orp. 90
Drug-Infusion Lock (Intermittent Peripheral Venous Access Device) Using the Saline Flush,
Dry Powder Inhaler, Administering Medication via ap. 115
Ear Drops, Instillingp. 100
Ear Irrigation, Administering anp. 102
Eating, Assisting a Patient Withp. 232
Electrocardiogram (ECG), Obtaining anp. 340
Endotracheal Tube: Open System, Suctioning anp. 298
Endotracheal Tube: Closed System, Suctioning anp. 301
Endotracheal Tube, Securing anp. 304
Enema, Administering a Large-Volume Cleansingp. 271
Enema, Administering a Retentionp. 275
Enema, Administering a Small-Volume Cleansingp. 273
Epidural Analgesia, Caring for a Patient Receivingp. 228
Exercises, Legp. 122
Exercises, Providing Range-of-Motionp. 190
External Fixation Device, Caring for a Patient With anp. 216
Eye Drops, Instillingp. 95
Eye Irrigation, Administering anp. 98
Fall Preventionp. 32
Fecal Incontinence Pouch, Applying ap. 279
Figure-Eight Bandage, Applying ap. 206
Forced-Air Warming Device, Applying ap. 128
Gastric Tube, Administering Medications via ap. 57
Gastrostomy Tube, Caring for ap. 241
General Survey, Performing ap. 14
Gloves, Putting on Sterile Gloves and Removing Soiledp. 50
Glucose Testing, Obtaining a Capillary Blood Sample forp. 372
Hand Hygiene, Performing: Using an Alcohol-Based Hand Rubp. 44
Hand Hygiene, Performing: Using Soap and Water (Handwashing)p. 43
Head and Neck, Assessing thep. 20
Heating Pad, Applying an Externalp. 173
Hemodialysis Access (Arteriovenous Fistula or Graft), Caring for ap. 270
Incentive Spirometer, Teaching Patient to Use anp. 288
Injection, Administering a Subcutaneousp. 69
Injection, Administering an Intradermalp. 66
Injection, Administering an Intramuscularp. 72
Intravenous Infusion, Administering Medications by Intravenous Bolus or Push Through anp. 75
Intravenous Infusion of Medication, Administering a Piggyback Intermittentp. 81
Intravenous Infusion of Medication via a Mini-Infusion Pump, Administering an Intermittentp. 84
an Intermittentp. 87
Intravenous Infusion of Medication via a Volume-Control Administration Set, Administering
Insulin Pump, Applying an: Administering Continuous Subcutaneous Infusionp. 75
IV Infusion, Initiating a Peripheral Venous Accessp. 318
IV Site and Infusion, Monitoring anp. 325
IV Solution Container and Administration Set, Changing anp. 322
Logrolling a Patientp. 358
Medication, Removing From an Ampulep. 60
Medication, Removing From a Vialp. 62
Medications, Administering Oralp. 54
Medications, Mixing From Two Vials in One Syringep. 64
Metered-Dose Inhaler (MDI), Administering Medication via ap. 111
Montgomery Straps, Applyingp. 155
Moving a Patient Up in Bed With the Assistance of Another Nursep. 182
Nasal Swab, Obtaining ap. 374
Nasogastric (NG) Tube, Inserting ap. 234
Nasogastric Tube Connected to Suction, Irrigating ap. 284
Nasogastric Tube, Removing ap. 240
Nasopharyngeal and Oropharyngeal Airways, Suctioning thep. 293
Nasopharyngeal Swab, Obtaining ap. 376
Nebulizer, Administering Medication via a Small-Volumep. 113
Neurologic, Musculoskeletal, and Peripheral Vascular Systems, Assessing thep. 29
Nose Drops, Instillingp. 104
Occult Blood, Testing Stool forp. 369
Oral Care, Assisting the Patient Withp. 132
Oral Care for the Dependent Patient, Providingp. 134
Oropharyngeal Airway, Inserting anp. 296
Ostomy Appliance, Changing and Emptying anp. 280
Oxygen by Mask, Administeringp. 291
Oxygen by Nasal Cannula, Administeringp. 290
Oxygen Tent, Using anp. 292
Pacemaker, Using an External (Transcutaneous)p. 355
Passive Motion Device, Applying a Continuousp. 203
Patient-Controlled Analgesia, Caring for a Patient Receivingp. 226
Peripheral Venous Access Device, Capping for Intermittent Use and Flushing ap. 329
Peripheral Venous Access Dressing, Changing ap. 327
Personal Protective Equipment, Usingp. 52
Pneumatic Compression Devices, Applyingp. 201
Port, Accessing an Implantedp. 335
Port, Deaccessing an Implantedp. 337
Postoperative Care When Patient Returns to Room, Providingp. 125
Preoperative Patient Care: Hospitalized Patient (Day of Surgery), Providingp. 123
Preoperative Patient Care: Hospitalized Patient, Providingp. 117
Pulse by Auscultation, Assessing the Apicalp. 9
Pulse by Palpation, Assessing a Peripheralp. 8
Pulse Oximeter, Using ap. 286
Rectal Suppository, Administering ap. 109
Respiration, Assessingp. 10
Restraint, Applying an Elbowp. 40
Restraint, Applying an Extremityp. 36
Restraint, Applying a Mummyp. 42
Restraint, Applying a Wristp. 42
Restraints, Implementing Alternatives to the Use ofp. 34
Resuscitation Bag and Mask, Using a Handheldp. 316
Seizure Precautions and Seizure Management, Employingp. 362
Shampooing a Patient's Hair in Bedp. 137
Shave, Assisting the Patient top. 139
Sitz Bath, Assisting With ap. 177
Skin, Hair, and Nails; Assessing thep. 18
Sling, Applying ap. 205
Sputum Specimen for Culture, Collecting ap. 378
Sterile Field, Adding Sterile Items to ap. 48
Sterile Field Using a Commercially Prepared Sterile Kit or Tray, Preparing ap. 46
Sterile Field Using a Packaged Sterile Drape, Preparing ap. 45
Stoma Appliance on an Ileal Conduit, Emptying and Changing ap. 243
Stool, Digital Removal ofp. 277
Stool Specimen for Culture, Collecting ap. 371
Surgical Staples, Removingp. 171
Sutures, Removingp. 169
Temperature, Assessing Bodyp. 1
Temperature, Monitoring Using an Overhead Radiant Warmer,p. 5
TENS Unit, Applying and Caring for a Patient Using ap. 224
Thorax and Lungs, Assessing thep. 23
Tracheostomy Care, Providingp. 310
Tracheostomy: Open System, Suctioning thep. 307
Traction, Applying Skin Traction and Caring for a Patient in Skinp. 212
Traction, Caring for a Patient in Halop. 364
Traction, Caring for a Patient in Skeletalp. 214
Transdermal Patch, Applying ap. 93
Transferring a Patient From the Bed to a Chairp. 186
Transferring a Patient From the Bed to a Stretcherp. 184
Transferring a Patient Using a Powered Full-Body Sling Liftp. 188
Tube Feeding, Administering ap. 237
Urinal, Assisting With the Use of ap. 245
Urine Specimen (Clean Catch, Midstream) for Urinalysis and Culture, Collecting ap. 382
Vaginal Cream, Administering ap. 105
With an Externalp. 366
Ventriculostomy (Intraventricular Catheter-Closed Fluid-Filled System), Caring for a Patient
Wound, Cleaning a, and Applying a Dry Sterile Dressingp. 144
Wound, Performing Irrigation of ap. 151
Wound Perfusion Pain Management, Caring for a Patient Receiving Continuousp. 230
Wound Culture, Collecting ap. 153
Wound Therapy, Applying Negative Pressurep. 166
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