The nature of healthcare has demanded that providers create and maintain effective patient documentation. This intensive attention to patient records and electronic healthcare records has stimulated nursing to focus on both the need for superior patient documentation and how such documentation affects professional nursing. Rebecca, a freshman nursing student, is asked to prepare a short presentation regarding the introduction of standardized terminologies to nursing practice. What should Rebecca mention that were the primary focus and criteria during the initial process of introducing standardized terminologies to nursing practice?
What else coulda facility do to improve the query process? What are the resources needed (time, money, personnel, etc.) to facilitate these potential improvements? Would these be opposed by anyone involved in the process (for example, if something is going to cost too much, the hospital may not pay for it; or physicians might be opposed to anything that compromises accuracy, etc.)?
Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) A 30-year-old white male patient comes to the clinic reporting dull, aching abdominal and flank pain. He reports nocturia and a family history of autosomal dominant PKD. He reports no known personal health problems, although he was instructed to monitor his blood pressure at home and he admits to “not doing so well with that.” Today his blood pressure is 130/90 mm Hg; pulse is 72 and regular; respirations 12/min, and temperature is 98.8° F. What additional information should the nurse elicit during the interview? What are the key features of PKD? Describe the causes of […]
1.) As a Public health nurse, how can we help developmentally disabled individuals stay up to date with medical appointments? 2.) As a nurse, how has interacting with developmentally disabled individuals shape our perspectives and the way we work with them? please elaborate. thank you
Monoamine oxidase inhibitors are used to treat both Parkinson’s disease and depression. With this in mind, answer the following questions: Monoamine oxidase is involved in the synthesis of what neurotransmitter or neurotransmitters? Outline the synthesis reaction. What adverse reaction occurs as a result of ingesting large amounts of cheese while taking a monoamine oxidase inhibitor?