“What should my family do?”

“What should my family do?”

“What should my family do?” While in a skilled nursing facility, a male client contracted scabies, which is diagnosed the day after discharge. The client is living at her daughter’s home, where six other persons are living. During her visit to the clinic, she asks a staff nurse, “What should my family do?” The most accurate response from the nurse is:
While in a skilled nursing facility, a male client contracted scabies, which is diagnosed the day after discharge. The client is living at her daughter’s home, where six other persons are living. During her visit to the clinic, she asks a staff nurse, “What should my family do?” The most accurate response from the nurse is:

A. “All family members will need to be treated.”
B. “If someone develops symptoms, tell him to see a physician right away.”
C. “Just be careful not to share linens and towels with family members.”
D. “After you’re treated, family members won’t be at risk for contracting scabies

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