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1. Assesses the patient for
a. Level of mobility
b. Use of assistive devices
c. Presence of balance abnormalities
2. Moves or positions the patient by
a. Supporting the weak or injured parts of the body
b. Supporting the patient’s head, shoulders, and pelvis
c. Turning, lifting, or moving the patient to a different position
d. Using body parts or external devices to keep the patient in
the desired position
e. Using positioning and/or devices to reduce pressure on
vulnerable skin surfaces
f. Using measures to prevent shearing of skin
3. Assists with transfer or ambulation by
a. Stabilizing equipment
b. Using measures to maintain the patient’s balance
4. Records
a. Data related to
1) Level of mobility
2) Use of assistive devices
3) Presence of balance abnormalities

b. Positioning, transfer, or ambulation activities completed
during the PCS

c. Patient’s response to the positioning, transfer, and/or
ambulation activities
Mobility has how many CE's
4 CE's