A Home Health Nurse Is Performing an Evaluation of the Home

Question 6
Multiple Choice

A home health nurse is performing an evaluation of the home of an older adult patient to assess for any safety issues.What should the nurse recognize as an environmental factor that could lead to functional incontinence? A) Night-light in the bathroom B) Patient's room located on the opposite end of the house from the bathroom C) Handrails located around the toilet and bathtub D) Caregiver's room located close to the patient's room