What do you think nursing should do to prevent the patient from entering the downward spiral of the geriatric cascade? Case Study Read the following case description, and post your responses to the questions below on the discussion board: Your patient has pneumonia and was admitted to the hospital via the ER. She is 85
What do you think nurses can do to stop ageism in healthcare settings? Someone with nursing background please.thank you. Respond to these questions, including 1 reference to your readings on ageism. Be sure to include citation for readings. 1. What is one example of ageism that you have witnessed in healthcare? 2. How do you
What comfort measures should the nurse do to promote Elizabeth’s comfort? Pressure ulcers: In this assignment, you will read the case study about a patient who is at risk for pressure ulcers and respond to questions related to the Braden Scale and risk factors for pressure ulcers and the treatment and prevention of pressure ulcers.
What function of classical management does this exemplify? Classical management: As a nurse leader you participate in daily huddle session and round regularly on your staff to identify what is going well and what needs attention. What function of classical management does this exemplify?
Explain how data is used in your own agency, including nursing involvement in the process. Healthcare national database: Description of one existing source of data you found with variables related to a patient quality and safety problem in your practice. Locate the data posted for your agency/facility. If you are unable to find this information
Summarize the Problem or Concern Provide a brief Patho discussion on your primary diagnosis/problem/concern Neuropathic pain: Pain Post your response to the following on your Group discussion board. A 65-year-old woman presents with a 10-year history of osteoarthritis, primarily affecting her hips and knees and new complaints of neuropathic pain due to type 2 diabetes
Evaluate its impact on protecting the health of U.S. citizens, today and in the future. U.S. citizens health: Describe one major federal or state law or regulation enacted within the last seven years that protects the public’s health. Evaluate its impact on protecting the health of U.S. citizens, today and in the future. Health of
What are the benefits to this? How about patient education in the hospital setting? Nursing education: Explore some of the rationale behind the move toward more of a technologically based learning experience in nursing education and in healthcare overall. What are the benefits to this? How about patient education in the hospital setting? Nursing education
How would you as an advanced practice nurse initiate conversations with adolescents about this issue? Eating disorders: Research eating disorders online (there are many videos available, try to watch one or several), and then discuss what you feel would be appropriate interventions for adolescents suspected of having an eating disorder. How would you as an
How can the use of the nurse’s personal communication device(s) impact patient care positively and/or negatively? What are the ethical and legal implications? What does the professional literature say about how communication devices can support safe nursing practice? Personal Communication Devices in Patient Care Settings