Information technology captures, stores, manages, or transmits information related to individuals or the activities of an organization. Information systems include operational and technical systems, administrative systems for managing clients for organizations to improve their efficiency and effectiveness and financial systems for tracking revenue and managing billing systems. The use of information technology is viewed as essential in today’s industry. Select one organization then list and discuss 3 or more efficiencies offered by information technology in that selected setting Compare and contrast 2 commercially available information technology systems available to the selected setting Identify and discuss 5 or more implementation considerations […]
Your client is a 22-year old woman with a resting heart rate of 65. You perform a single-stage submaximal treadmill test at a Vo2 demand of 28 ml/kg/min, resulting in a heart rate of 132 bpm. What is her estimated Vo2max in ml/lk/min
What do you believe is the culture of dying in the United States? What do you believe has led to this culture? How have changed in elder care affect the culture of dying in the United States in the last few decades? How do different religious or spiritual sectors in our society engage in the grieving process? Do you think that where an older adult dies affects how that death is viewed orvthe grieving process? Explain?
You are on a clinical rotation at a local hospital and are shadowing Nurses and hanging out at the nursing station. One of the nurses who had just came out of the restroom from his third or forth trip to the restroom collapsed at his desk. He has been looking very pale and has been losing weight. You run to get the attending physician. The physician took one look and said something that sounded like “see dif” to the nursing instructor. She said he has been taking antibiotics for a nasty sinus infection. You are asked to prepare a written […]
A. Sophia, age 68 years, is brought to the ER by her daughter with nasal discharge, a persistent cough and wheezing. Sophia’s daughter states that Sophia has a history of viral-induced asthma. Sophia is being discharged to home today with a prescription for a new inhaler with a spacer. The nurse asks the daughter if Sophia has been using an inhaler with a spacer, and the daughter replies that Sophia has not. 1. What will the nurse teach the mother about the benefits of using a spacer? Answer: Rationale: 2. Sophia is also prescribed a long-term inhaler. The nurse anticipates […]
Strict vegetarians are more likely to maintain a healthy body weight and have a reduced risk of cardiovascular disease as compared to their meat-eating peers. Do you agree? Give at least three (3) reasons for your answer.