The bed is placed in the low position.
The patient is wearing socks.
The patient's cell phone is by the bedside.
The patient's call light is within reach.
"I should keep the wheelchair locked unless using it to move Mom."
"I should always leave the bathroom light on."
"I should use nonskid socks, not shoes."
"I should keep her cell phone close to her bed."
Notify the health care provider.
Hyperextend the joint.
Stop the range of motion.
Switch to active range of motion.
the patient will interact with others.
the patient will ambulate to the bathroom with assistance.
the patient will have no skin breakdown.
the patient will have a physical therapy consult.