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August 28, 2019

A 32-year-old female client is visiting her medical internist who wishes to do a series of tests.

A 32-year-old female client is visiting her medical internist who wishes to do a series of tests. The client has a history of amenorrhea, galactorrhea, and has been told that she is infertile. What tests do you anticipate the client will be having? What aspects of the endocrine system do you need to understand to adequately care for the client?
August 28, 2019

An insurance company did not follow applicable rules when setting rates

An insurance company did not follow applicable rules when setting rates, it charged for healthcare benefits under its Federal Employees health Benefits Program (FEHBP) contracts, and failed to give the healthcare program the same discounted rates it gave similarly situated commercial customers. It also failed to coordinate FEHBP benefits with those provided to Medicare eligible annuitants and submitted statements to the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) that failed to fully disclose rate adjustments due to FEHBP. Fraud Waste Abuse
August 28, 2019

A patient was cleaning a bathroom when he came out gagging and coughing

A patient was cleaning a bathroom when he came out gagging and coughing. His eyes are red and watering and he is complaining of dyspnea. You should Move the patient to a well ventilated- area Locate the cleaning supplies used by the patient Flush the patient’s eyes with saline solution Call dispatch for a hazardous materials team Which of the following medications help the body transport sugar into the cells?
August 28, 2019

A 16 yr old female awoke this morning with severe abdominal pain. She states “ I have not had a period in two months and the pain started this morning.”

A 16 yr old female awoke this morning with severe abdominal pain. She states “ I have not had a period in two months and the pain started this morning.” Vitals= BP 90/70, P 130, R 28, skin pale and cool. Suspect what?
August 28, 2019

A 27 yr old female is resting after running for about 30 minutes. She normally runs about 5 miles a day, but today she “can’t catch her breath” and says this has not happened before.

A 27 yr old female is resting after running for about 30 minutes. She normally runs about 5 miles a day, but today she “can’t catch her breath” and says this has not happened before. She is flushed, pulse fast and weak, respirations fast with notable wheezing, and is complaining of itching to her arms and chest. What is the most likely cause of her symptoms
August 28, 2019

A 32 yr old patient is found unconscious in the snow.

A 32 yr old patient is found unconscious in the snow. You cannot detect a pulse or respiration rate within 10 sec. what should you do?
August 28, 2019

Discuss the functions and sources of law as they relate to healthcare and professional nursing practice.

Discuss the functions and sources of law as they relate to healthcare and professional nursing practice.
August 28, 2019

Why are some parents choosing not to vaccinate their children in recent years?

Why are some parents choosing not to vaccinate their children in recent years? How do you view this issue? Should this be a parents’, right? Discuss any current events surrounding this issue- research, lawsuits, outbreaks, CDC news?
August 28, 2019

Do you think that school nurses should or should not be allowed to discuss contraception and pregnancy options with students?

Do you think that school nurses should or should not be allowed to discuss contraception and pregnancy options with students? What are the possible pros and cons?
August 28, 2019

Do you think that school nurses should or should not be allowed to discuss contraception and pregnancy options with students?

Do you think that school nurses should or should not be allowed to discuss contraception and pregnancy options with students?