Topic: Whilst on placement identify a patient/client and using an appropriate Model of Nursing undertake a comprehensive assessment of this individual

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
Subject: Nursing
Pages/words: 8/2000
Number of sources: 5
Academic level: Bachelor
Paper format: Harvard
Line spacing: Double
Language style: UK English

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