Whilst on placement identify a patient/client and using an appropriate Model of Nursing undertake a comprehensive assessment of this individual
Structure of the assignment (2000 words)
• Provide – Provide an introduction, to the patient/client, remember consent, confidentiality and provide context to the care setting
• Explain – The rationale for your choice of patient
• Outline – the identified Model or framework of nursing used to explain the nursing process
(You may choose Roper Logan and Tierney why did you choose this one instead of Orem? Briefly explain your rationale – compare, contrast analyse Then outline the chosen model Activities of daily living Dependence/Independence Lifespan Factors – physical, psychological, social, spiritual, cultural, economic Individuality)
• Discuss – The nature and purpose of the nursing assessment on your chosen patient/ client.
• Describe – the skills and tools used in this assessment (Communication, dignity, respect etc. should be evident in your description.)
• Nursing Process – Briefly discuss the stages. Remember that Assessment is the first stage!!
• Assessment Findings – Identify and clearly state ONE key patient problem
• Use the Harvard referencing system to accurately reference all relevant literature.
Type of assignment: Academic paper writing
Type of assignment: Essay
Number of sources: 5
Academic level: Bachelor
Paper format: Harvard
Line spacing: Double
Language style: UK English