Med Surg VATI 2023 Exam Paper and Explained Answers

Discipline: Nursing

Type of Paper: Exam Questions and Answers

Academic Level: Undergrad. (yrs 1-2)

Paper Format: Other

Pages: 4 Words: 1100


A home health nurse is assisting in the preparation of a quality improvement plan regarding home safety. What are some home safety modifications that should be included in this plan?

Removing items that could cause the client to trip, such as throw rugs and loose carpets. Placing electrical cords and extension cords that against a wall behind furniture. Using a nonskid mat in the tub or shower. Placing a shower chair in the shower and bedside commode if needed. Ensuring that lighting is adequate both inside and outside of the home.