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Chapter 16

Bedmaking

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Clean, dry, _____________-free linens are important for all residents. Wrinkle
Clean, dry, wrinkle-free linens help to promote ______________. Comfort
Clean, dry, wrinkle-free linens help to prevent skin _______________. Breakdown
Clean, dry, wrinkle-free linens help to prevent pressure ___________. Ulcers
To keep beds neat and clean you should ________________ linens whenever loose or wrinkled and at bedtime. Straighten
To keep beds neat and clean you should check for an remove ___________ and crumbs after meals. Food
To keep beds neat and clean you should _____________ the linens for dentures, eyeglasses, hearing aids, and sharp objects. Check
To keep beds neat and clean you should _____________ linens whenever they become wet, soiled or damp. Change
A complete linen change is usually done on the person's _____________ day. Bath
Pillowcases, top and bottom sheets, and drawsheets are changed ______________ a week. Twice
When handling linens and making beds you should always practice _____________ asepsis. Medical
Always hold linens _____________ from your body and uniform. Away
Never ____________ linens because do so spreads microbes. Shake
Always place clean linens on a _______________ surface. Clean
Once linens are taken into a resident's room they are considered _______________. Contaminated
You will collect linens in the order you will need them, the first thing you pick up is the ____________ ____________ . Mattress pad
You will collect linens in the order you will need them, what piece of linen is collected after the mattress pad? Bottom sheet
You will collect linens in the order you will need them, what piece of linen is collected after the bottom sheet? Waterproof pad
You will collect linens in the order you will need them, what piece of linen is collected after the waterproof pad? Cotton drawsheet
You will collect linens in the order you will need them, what piece of linen is collected after the cotton draw sheet? Top sheet
You will collect linens in the order you will need them, what piece of linen is collected after the top sheet? Blanket
You will collect linens in the order you will need them, what piece of linen is collected after the blanket? Bedspread
You will collect linens in the order you will need them, what piece of linen is collected after the bedspread? Pillowcase
When removing dirty linens, you should remove them ________ piece at a time. One
When removing dirty linens, you should __________ each piece away from you. Roll
The side that touched the person should be _______________ the roll and away from you. Inside
What is a small sheet placed over the middle of the bottom sheet called? Drawsheet
A _____________ drawsheet helps keep the mattress and bottom linens clean. Cotton
A _________________ drawsheet is made of plastic, rubber, or absorbent material and protects the bottom linens from dampness and soiling. Waterproof
When using a waterproof drawsheet the ______________ side must not touch the patient. Waterproof
Cotton drawsheets can be used as assist ______________ to move and transfer persons in bed. Devices
Before making a bed you need to get information from the nurse and the care plan such as what _____________ of bed to make. Type
Before making a bed you need to get information from the nurse and the care plan such as if you need to use a ________________, pad or incontinence product. Drawsheet
Before making a bed you need to get information from the nurse and the care plan such as _______________ restrictions or limits in the person's movement or activity. Positions
Before making a bed you need to get information from the nurse and the care plan such as if the person uses bed ___________. Rails
To promote safety when making a bed you need to ____________ the bed for good body mechanics. Raise
To promote safety when making a bed you need to wear _____________ when removing linens. Gloves
To promote safety after making a bed you need to ______________ the bed to a level appropriate for the person. Lower
What type of bed is made for new residents and residents that will be up for most or all of the day? Closed
You should cover a waterproof drawsheet with a ___________ drawsheet to protect the person's skin. Cotton
A closed bed becomes an open bed by fan-folding back the ____________ linen. Top
What type of bed is made for persons arriving by wheelchair, persons who are getting ready for bed, and persons who are out of bed for a short time? Open
What type of bed do you make when the person is in the bed? Occupied
If the person does not use bed rails and you need to make an occupied be you should have a co-worker _____________ on the side of the bed opposite you. Stand
What is another name for a recovery bed or post-operative bed? Surgical bed
What type of bed is made for a person who will be arriving or leaving by stretcher? Surgical
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