Nursing Home State Survey - page 2

The most recent CNA meeting I attended at work dealt with the subject of our upcoming State Survey Inspection. I'm new to this LTC facility so I don't have a clue what to expect. This happens once... Read More

  1. by   Dorali
    I'm not totally sure what you mean, but when you change someone you take the trash out because it leaves a urine odor in the room and state can tag for that.
  2. by   yousoldtheworld
    That might be different by my course, we were told never to put briefs in the resident's trash can, instead, have a trash bag or cart with you.

    And never ever EVER call them diapers.
  3. by   adrianmonk
    oh ok thanks Since we can't bring carts into the residents rooms i figured it would be an issue if i was opening/closing the door with my gloves on(contaminating the handle) just to dump towels or dirty clothes