Introduce self to the resident.


Equipment Needed


Optional Equipment:


Hair Care

  1. Identify that hands should be washed.
  2. Explain procedure to the resident.
  3. Place towel on shoulders.
  4. Ask resident how he/she would like their hair styled.
  5. Comb or brush hair gently and completely.
  6. Discard linen in appropriate container.
  7. Return equipment to storage.
  8. Leave hair neatly brushed combed or styled.
  9. Maintain respectful, courteous interpersonal interactions at all times.
  10. Leave call light or signaling device within easy reach of the resident.
  11. Identify that hands should be washed.

Skills key can be found on the D & S Video title page.