Kyla is a 12-year-old with sickle cell anemia. She lives with her mother and grandmother in rural neighborhood. Kyla has experienced several “sickle cell crises, “however, they seem to have become more frequent since she became an adolescent. Kyla is enjoying her summer break from school. She is active in softball and enjoys shopping with her girlfriends. Kyla’s mother brings her to the hematology clinic at the hospital with complaints of severe generalized pain following a lacrosse game in which she played mid-fielders. She is admitted to the pediatric clinic. Her vital signs are temperature 37.6˚ C (99.7 ˚ F); […]
Describe BPH (benign prostatic hyperplasia) and explain how it affects urinary elimination. What is the difference between urge incontinence and urinary retention? What is the pathophysiological processes occurring in both of these conditions? describe the causes and treatment of PUD and GERD. list the causes and characteristics of constipation. list the causes and characteristics of diarrhea. describe the pathophysiology of nausea and vomitting.
list the responsibilities of various health care providers to support the documentation requirements in the Medical Record. From the time of admission to time of discharge. List 10 health care providers/disciplines or administrative health care workers and differentiate their roles and responsibilities to support documentation requirements
The United States is a very large country with a very diverse population. While a lot of effort goes into keeping a high quality of health care for all citizens, there are limitations and barriers that prevent people from receiving optimal health care. Please discuss what could prevent a patient from receiving a high quality of care quickly if they become ill.