Skills Checklist - Home Health

  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Standard Precautions
    Isolation Precautions.
    Pediatric Respiratory/Cardiac Arrest
    Adult Respiratory/Cardiac Arrest
    Defibrillators
    Care Planning & Discharge Planning
    Patient/Family Education
    Pain Management
    Patient Head to Toe Assessment
    Electronic Documentation
  • (if applicable)
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    Angina
    Apical Pulse Rate/Rhythm
    Cardiac Auscultation (Rate, Rhythm)
    Clinical Identification of Arrhythmias
    Fluid Overload
    Peripheral Pulses/Circulation Checks
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    PT/PTT/INR
    Serum Electrolytes.
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    Holter Monitor
    Pacemaker/AID
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    Hypotension
    CAD/Post Myocardial Infarction (MI)
    Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
    Fluid Retention
    Hypertension
    Pre/Post Cardiac Surgery
    Pre/Post Vascular Surgery
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    ACE Inhibitors
    Anti-arrhythmic
    Antibiotics.
    Anticoagulants
    Antihypertensives
    Antiplatelet Medications
    Beta Blockers
    Calcium Channel Blockers
    Diuretics
    Digoxin (Lanoxin)
    Oral and Topical Nitrates
    Narcotics
    Potassium Supplements
    Statin Medications
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    Auscultation of Lung Sounds/Rate & Work of Breathing
    Pulse Oximetry
    ABGs
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    Administration of O2 via Nasal Cannula
    Apnea Monitor
    Chest Percussion
    Establishing an Airway
    Incentive Spirometry
    Orotracheal and Nasotracheal Suctioning
    Sputum Specimen Collection
    Nebulizer
    CPAP
    BiPAP
    Ventilator Management
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    Asthma
    Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
    Lung Cancer
    Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    Pulmonary Fibrosis
    Pulmonary Emboli
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    Bronchodilators
    Steroids
    Expectorants
    Inhalers
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Neurological Signs/Level of Consciousness (LOC)
    Neuro-Motor/Sensory Functions
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Seizure Precautions
    Traction
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    Alzheimer’s Disease
    Dementia
    Degenerative Neurological Disorders (ALS, MS, etc.)
    Cerebral Tumors
    Post-Cerebrovascular Accident
    Guillain-Barre Syndrome
    Hemiparesis
    Meningitis
    Parkinson’s Disease
    Seizure Disorders
    Paraplegia/Quadriplegia
    Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
    Transient Ischemic Attacks (TIAs)
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Alzheimer’s Medications
    Anti-Parkinson’s Medications
    Anti-Seizure Medications
    Corticosteroids
    Sedative/Hypnotics
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Incision Checks
    Circulation/Skin Checks
    Gait
    Range of Motion
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    Range of Motion (Active & Passive)
    Cast/Brace
    Crutch/Walking
    Assistive Devices
    TENS Units
    Wheelchairs/Lift Equipment.
    Total Hip/Knee/Joint Replacement
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Enoxaparin (Lovenox)
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    Bowel Habits
    Fluid Balance.
    Nutritional Status
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Colostomy/Ileostomy Care
    Long-Term Feeding Tube
    Nasogastric (NG) Tube
    PEG/Gastronomy Tube
    Drainage Devices/Tubes
    Tube Feeding
    Feeding Pumps
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Bowel Obstruction
    Fecal Incontinence
    Gastrointestinal Bleeding (G.I. Bleed)
    Post-Gastrointestinal Surgery
    Hepatitis
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    Liver Failure/Transplant
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    Arterio-Venous Fistula/Shunt
    Fluid Balance
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Blood Urea Nitrogen (BUN)
    Serum Creatinine
    Serum Electrolytes
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    3-Way Bladder Catheter
    Foley Catheter Insertion/Maintenance
    Straight Catheterization
    Self-Catheterization
    Ileostomy
    Irrigations
    Nephrostomy Tube
    Suprapubic Catheter
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    Hemodialysis (Receiving in an Out Pt. Clinic Setting)
    Home Hemodialysis
    Peritoneal Dialysis
    Post-Bladder Surgery
    Post-Prostate Surgery
    Shunts and Fistulas
    Urinary Incontinence
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    Diabetic Skin Assessment*
    Hyper- and Hypoglycemia*
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    Hemoglobin A1C
    Serum Glucose
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    Glucometers
    Insulin Pumps
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    Diabetes
    Post-Tranplantation Surgery
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Insulin
    Oral Hypoglycemics
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Wound Assessment Scale
    Skin Assessment
    Surgical Wound Healing
    Skin Grafts.
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Burns.
    Care of Pressure Ulcers
    Dry and Wet to Dry Dressing Changes
    Positioning of Patients
    Specialty Beds
    Special Mattresses and Positioning Devices
    Wound Care (Sterile)
    Wound Cultures
    Wound Irrigations
    Wound Vac
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    Burns
    Pressure Ulcers
    Surgical Wounds
    Skin Grafts
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Immune Status
    Symptoms Management
    Signs/Symptoms of Infection.
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    CBC with Differential
    CMP
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Reverse Isolation
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    Radiation Therapy
    Leukemia/Lymphoma
    Post-Oncology Surgery
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Oral Chemotherapy
    Intravenous Chemotherapy Administration
    Intravenous Chemotherapy Monitoring
    Bone Marrow Stimulating Agents
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    Signs/Symptoms of Infection
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    Blood Counts
    Culture and Sensitivity
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Isolation Precautions
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    C. Diff
    HIV Infection
    Tuberculosis
    MRSA/VRE
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    Antibiotics
    Antivirals
    Anti-HIV
    Immunizations
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Monitoring Symptoms
    Compliance with Medications
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Cognitive Disorders
    Schizophrenia/Psychotic Disorders
    Substance-Related Disorders
    Mood Disorders (Anxiety/Depression, etc)
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Fetal Heart Tones
    Contractions
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Breast Feeding
    Pregnancy-Related Complications
    Post-Mastectomy
    Post-Partum Mother/Baby Visit
    Newborn Care
    Bulb Suctioning
    Cord and Circumcision Care
    Phototherapy
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Growth
    Development Stages
    Nutrition.
    Family/Caregiver Interaction
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Calculations of Pediatric Dosages
    Croup Tent
    Ventilator
    Trach
    Pediatric Ambu
    Near Drowning
    Pre- and Post-Cardiac Surgery
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Broncho Pulmonary Dysplasia
    Cystic Fibrosis
    Respiratory Distress Syndrome (RDS)
    Reye’s Syndrome
    Pre- and Post-Spinal Surgery
    Sickle Cell Disease
    Spina Bifida
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Pain Scale
    Response to Pain Management Interventions
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Pharmacologic Pain Relief
    Non-pharmacologic Pain Relief Measures
    PCA Pump
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Epidural Catheter/Site Monitoring/Pump
    Patient Controlled Analgesia
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Family Support and Teaching
    Medication Protocols
    Symptom Management
    After Death Protocol and Management
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Diabetic
    Pre- and Post-Procedure
    Post-partum/Infant Care
    Medications
    Monitoring
    Nutrition
    Safety
    Self-care
    Equipment
    Resources
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    APS/ CPS Reporting
    Fall Assessment and Prevention
    National Patient Safety Goals
    Safety Assessment
    Recognizing Failure to Thrive Across the Lifespan
    Advanced Directives
    Wheelchairs/Lift Equipment
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    Experience as a Case Manager
    Case Load
    Supervision of Home Health Aides
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Long-term/Short-term Disability
    Management of Complaints
    Medicare/Medicaid
    Pre-certifications
    Private Insurance
    Telephone Assessments
    Utilization Review
    Workman’s Compensation
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Diagnosis Coding (ICD Coding)
    Document Plan of Care (Form 485)
    OASIS Documentation
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Newborn (birth - 30 days)
    Infant (30 days - 1 year)
    Toddler (1 - 3 years)
    Preschooler (3 - 5 years)
    School Age (5 - 12 years)
    Adolescents (12 - 18 years)
    Young Adults (18 - 39 years)
    Middle Adults (39-64 years)
    Older Adults (64+ years)
    If yes, enter languages above, separated by commas.
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