Discuss the data/information collected and priortise that information in terms of relevance to their nursing care.
Identifying nursing priorities for a person.
This written assessment asks students to use the clinical reasoning process. Refer to evidence based practice to formulate a nursing plan of care for a specific patient experience case analysis selected. After reflecting upon, analysing and researching the information provided in the case study, students will address each of the following tasks:
The patient assessment findings, taking into consideration the person’s situation and medical diagnosis. Discuss the data/information collected and priortise that information in terms of relevance to their nursing care using DRABC. (10 marks)
Identify three (3) nursing priorites for this person;
One of which must address the client’s psycho-social needs.
The nursing priorities are discussed in order of precedence.
You must also establish one patient centred goal for each nursing priority (supported by evidence). (5 marks)
For each nursing priority:
Discuss the specific nursing interventions (what you would do and why) that would be appropriate. Each intervention must include detailed rationale (why you did what you did) and specific evaluation criteria (how will you know if the intervention was successful). Your nursing interventions may either be person or family centered and specific to this client. All interventions must be referenced from professional literature. (20 marks).