Now, let's take a look about, we've talked a lot about the head-to-toe assessment and what is left.
Now, after you perform your head-to-toe assessment, make sure you help the client get comfortable.
Now, during this assessment, we've gotten a lot of details.
So, prioritize those findings and formulate a plan for the day.
Now, it's really important that with assessment, we're going to get a lot of valuable information.
So, consult the healthcare provider for any serious findings or something that they need to know.
And of course, during this assessment,
make sure you allow the client to ask questions and participate in their care.
And, lastly, record findings. Documentation's important
and also, communication to other shifts and other healthcare providers.
Now, three important points to know when we're referring to a head-to-toe assessment
and how to perform that.
Now, performing assessment in a systematic and organized way is really important in gathering data
and of course, don't forget to compare sides.
Now, a head-to-toe assessment gives us much detailed information about a client's condition
and understanding of how to perform that assessment gives you key information
on a change in the client's condition. Thank you for watching.