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How do the health care providers decide who gets care?

How do the health care providers decide who gets care? A hospital organization wishes to donate low or no-cost pediatric dental services to the community. There are openings for 45 children per month. Justice requires a fair method, that is free from bias, to determine who will receive these services. How do the health care

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Compare this model to models used at other sites. Reflect on how the role of the advanced practice nurse differs according to the site of care. Select one of the three case studies.

Compare this model to models used at other sites. Reflect on how the role of the advanced practice nurse differs according to the site of care. Select one of the three case studies. Models of Interdisciplinary Geriatric Care Teams: With the growing population of frail elders, there is an increase of geriatric patients requiring ongoing

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Explain whether nutrition and/or hydration might be impacted by the patient’s functional abilities.

Explain whether nutrition and/or hydration might be impacted by the patient’s functional abilities. Nutrition and Hydration: Geriatric patients have many nutritional and hydration concerns that impact their health and ability to acquire sufficient nutrients. Advanced practice nurses evaluating these patients must be able to account for all barriers that prevent elders from obtaining adequate nutrition,

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Explain issues within your own community that might impact the advocacy actions and policies suggested by your colleagues.

Explain issues within your own community that might impact the advocacy actions and policies suggested by your colleagues. Community Advocacy Agencies: Having received a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s and encountering the associated stigmas, Michael Ellenbogen encourages increased advocacy efforts for the geriatric population struggling with this disease. He says, “We did nothing wrong to get this

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Explain why you chose to watch this particular theorist’s video. Describe the parts of your personal philosophy where you agree or disagree with this theorist.

Explain why you chose to watch this particular theorist’s video. Describe the parts of your personal philosophy where you agree or disagree with this theorist. nursing Theorist Video Reflection: This week, you will complete another nursing theorist video analysis/reflection of one of the nursing theorist videos provided in the course. We highly recommend that you

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Explain the impact of differences in the settings themselves, inherent culture of the settings, and ethical practices of these sites on the patient.

Explain the impact of differences in the settings themselves, inherent culture of the settings, and ethical practices of these sites on the patient. Culture and practices of care settings: Changes in Sites of Care: Since the culture and practices of care settings are inherently different, changes in sites of care are often difficult for geriatric

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Explain whether the assessment tool was validated for use with this patient’s specific patient population and whether this poses issues. Include additional factors that might present issues when performing assessments, such as language, education, prosthetics, missing limbs,

Explain whether the assessment tool was validated for use with this patient’s specific patient population and whether this poses issues. Include additional factors that might present issues when performing assessments, such as language, education, prosthetics, missing limbs, Health and functional stability: Assessment Tools As geriatric patients age, their health and functional stability may decline resulting

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Explain how care should be facilitated for the patient in the case you selected based on the model used for the interdisciplinary geriatric teams at your practicum site.

explain how care should be facilitated for the patient in the case you selected based on the model used for the interdisciplinary geriatric teams at your practicum site. Multiple medical conditions: Models of Interdisciplinary Geriatric Care Teams: With the growing population of frail elders, there is an increase of geriatric patients requiring ongoing care for

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Describe the over-the-counter drug that you selected. Identify the types/varieties of the drug that are available.

Describe the over-the-counter drug that you selected. Identify the types/varieties of the drug that are available. American Geriatrics Society: Over-the-Counter Drugs Pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic processes differ among patients across their life spans. For geriatric patients, alterations due to aging make them especially prone to adverse drug reactions. The various health issues that affect many geriatric

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Describe this patient’s FRAX assessment. Then, describe the other assessment tool you used in the fall-risk assessment and explain why you selected the tool for this particular patient.

Describe this patient’s FRAX assessment. Then, describe the other assessment tool you used in the fall-risk assessment and explain why you selected the tool for this particular patient. Hendrich II Fall Risk Model: Fall-Risk Assessment Fall risks are very high for the geriatric population. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2013), one