-Makes a closed bed
-Stands of head of bed. Grasps top sheet, blanket, and bedspread and folds them down to foot of bed.
-Then brings them back up bed to form a large cuff.
-Brings cuff on top of linens to a point where it is one hand-width above linen underneath.
-Makes sure all linen is wrinkle free.
Preparation of a surgical bed permits easy patient transfer from surgery and promotes cleanliness and comfort.