Long-Term Care

Physical assessments: Adapt to elderly residents with these eight environmental modifications

LTC Nursing Assistant Trainer, January 15, 2009

Physical assessment of elderly individuals can present many challenges. Over time, you will become proficient in adapting the environment and modifying the examination to account for sensory changes, slower response time, acute or chronic diseases, and the resident’s need for assistance.

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