The print-ready, USB flash drive version of The Teaching Book
helps you to comply with OASIS-D Data Elements, score higher on Home Health
Compare, standardize patient education and document patient assessment and
teaching. Available on a USB flash drive, The Teaching Book includes a complete
teaching system for Home Health Care and includes unlimited printing of over
1,800 handouts for home care patient use.
The Teaching Book includes patient education materials which are designed to follow critical pathways if utilized. There are core chapters that are relevant to many patients, regardless of their diagnosed condition. These include: Advance Directives, Assisting Skills, Depression, IV Therapy, Pain Assessment & Control, Hospice Care, Personal Care, Positioning & Movement. These include step-by-step instructions for personal care and assisting skills.
Record Keeping and Teaching Art chapters to reinforce teaching and track patient progress. The Staff Resources chapter includes assessment tools and instructions for clearly documenting education processes.
Other chapters supplement the diagnoses-specific conditions, which include: Anemia, Asthma, Cancer, COPD, Dementia, Diabetes T1, Diabetes T2, Heart Failure, HIV/AIDS, Hyperlipidemia, Medicine, Multiple Sclerosis, Nutrition, Ostomy Care, Pneumonia, Stress, Stroke, Total Hip Replacement, Total Knee Replacement, Renal Failure, Wound Care, and Wound Infection.