DIRECTIONS: Read the following paragraphs and carefully answer the questions that follow it by CLICKING on the one best answer, either a, b, or c.
The fastest growing segment of the population in the United States is the elderly. The number of long-term health care facilities must increase to meet their needs. Because of medical advances, more people are living to adulthood and old age. Because of the growing number of long-term health care facilities, we are concerned that the elderly receive quality care.
Nursing assistants provide most of the personal care to the elderly residents. A nursing assistant helps in feeding, bathing, and dressing residents, as well as many other daily tasks. The nursing assistant can be the resident's best friend.