In this chapter you have learned how to:
- Utilize safe practices when assisting with showering/bathing of clients.
- Collaborate with client while assisting with bathing, ensuring client dignity and preferences are established and maintained.
You now understand general guidelines whenever you are assisting a client with bathing. You also understand the process involved in assisting a mobile patient with transferring to the bathroom for an assisted shower or bath. Finally, you understand the steps of a complete bed bath for patients who are not mobile.