IMPORTANCE OF NURSING PROCESS.

Nursing process is a series of steps, procedures, or action that you ( Registered nurse)will take to reach a particular end result. Without using the nursing process to take care of patients,evidenced based practice will become difficult to achieve.The main purpose of nursing process is to help the nurse manage the patients physically, emotionally and …

PHYSICAL ASSESSMENT.(NURSING)

Physical Assessment is the physical examination of a patient to collect objective data.Use your stethoscope. You will look or observe ,and assess your patient from head to toes.This will help you to determine patient conditions, help you to determine the nursing Diagnosis and help the nurse in the Plan of care. For example you admitted …

TRANSITION FROM NURSING SCHOOL TO WORK. (NURSING)

You have graduated from University with your Bachelor’s Degree in nursing orAssocite Degree. It is difficult for some people to transfer from school to work. “The transition from the educational settings to the workplace is difficult for many individuals “( Kramer 1974)It is not easy to adapt because of the following reasons. (1)Role conflict between …

WHAT IS HIPAA

This is the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996.(HIPAA)It is a set of Federal rules that required the creation of national standards to protect sensitive individual information .Personal and private information cannot be given out without the knowledge and consent of individual .(patient)This is to protect the privacy of our patient(individual)health information.In addition …

THE IMPACT OF COVID19 PANDEMIC ON NURSES.

COVID19 PANDEMIC left an indelible mark in our society USA and across the globe, everyone is affected to some degree. The healthcare professionals ,hospitals but nurses and doctors were mostly affected.Nurses work 8hours, 12hours and 16hours shift. You see they are there all the time. (1)First of all, most hospitals were not prepared for COVID19 …

COVID19 PANDEMIC.

( 1 )What are the symptoms of COVID19 PANDEMIC?. (A)fever, sore throat, cough,headache , lack of Smell or taste ,sleepy all the time or difficulty to keep awake. (B) Nausea,Vomiting and headache. (C )Weight loss and nausea. (D)None of the above. Correct answer A. (2) Mr. Michael Lee just returned from China in January 2020.He …

38TH CASE SCENARIO (NURSING)MATERNITY/ PEDIATRIC. QUESTIONS

(1) A 28years old woman delivers an 8lb 2oz baby via spontaneous vaginal delivery. The nurse assists the patient with her first breast feeding experience. Which of the following should be the highest priority?. Answer: (A) check to if her bread is adequate. (B) Talk about her spontaneous vaginal delivery. (C)Stay with the mother and …

37TH CASE SCENARIO. (NURSING)FOUND DOWN BY DAUGHTER.

Age/Sex 56years.male. Unit Q000000015. MR Q000098944.Attending doctor Dr. DON’T HATE. CODE STATUS Full code. Found down by daughter, Seizures, Cough, Etoh withdraw. Secondary Diagnosis Hypertension, seizures disorder and diabetes. Family history of hypertension and high cholesterol. Blood AC and HS. CIWA Protocols. Ativan 2mg IV Q8hrs. Ativan 1mg po Q4hours prn agitation. Room Air Lungs …

CASE SCENARIO. (NURSING)TRAUMA (Found down by sister).

AGE/SEX 51years Male. Unit: Q00000017 Admitted 12/17/2008 Attending doctor: Coronae,Vincent. Medical record number:Q00009594332 Location : Transfer from ICU South to MedTelemetry . FULL CODE: Full Code. Diagnosis Found down,ICH,IVH(resolved).Seizure disorder. Found down by sister. Right hemiparesis.Aphasia, Nonverbal, dysphagia. Secondary Diagnosis: Hypertension. Weight 162lbs Height 5ft 6inches. TREATMENT: Head CT : left basal ganglion bleed with …