ARE NURSES IN IMPORTANT POSITION TO PROVIDE COUNSELING AND EDUCATION REGARDING GOOD NUTRITIONAL GUIDELINES AND HEALTHY EATING?.

Teaching patients and families about nutrition is an important component of healthcare management and illness prevention and this is within nurses scope of practice. As healthcare professionals it is extremely important that nurses include nutritional education as part of health promotion and disease prevention in patients and families teaching.

WHY THE NURSE SHOULD NOT 🤸‍♀️PUSH MEDICATION FOR ANOTHER NURSE?.

It is very wrong to pull out medications that you are not going to give patient .Here are the reasons why: 1.It will lead to medication errors. 2.Patient dissatisfaction because you are giving what you are not sure of. 3. It will lead to legal action against employer because patient got sicker or dissatisfied. 4.High …

DISCHARGE INSTRUCTIONS FOR NON- ENGLISH SPEAKING PATIENTS.

If a patient is discharged and does not understand English. No problem at all. Most hospitals have Cyracom blue phone.It is found in very patient’s room. Cyracom blue phone will provide translation services in so many languages which include: Chinese. Spanish. Hindu. Tagalog. Vietnamese. Portuguese. As a healthcare professional find out how you can use …

THE EYES. GLAUCOMA.(NURSING) QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS.

Glaucoma is an abnormal condition of elevated pressure within the eye .This is because of obstruction of the outflow of the aqueous humor. Glaucoma can be acute or chronic. This is increase in intraocular pressure, which affect 2% of population over 40years old. Acute ( Close angle)Implementation of passage of aqueous humor into the circular …

EXAMPLES OF EVALUATION OF OUTCOMES OF PATIENTS PLAN OF CARE.

At a certain point (designated intervals)you should evaluate the plan of care for the patient to see if it is working or not working. That is whether the patient has achieved the goals set in the beginning and if the goals were not achieved revise the plan of care to achieve the goals set. Example …

EXAMPLE OF PATIENT DISCHARGE TEACHING.(NURSING)

Patient came to the Emergency room due acute abdominal pain with spasms. This patient is diagnosed by the doctor for Gallstones.( Cholelithiasis) So the patient is transferred to your floor ,antibiotics ordered intravenously, and given as ordered.Surgery Consultation done. The general surgery doctor decided to do surgery in the morning. The name of the procedure …

27TH CASE SCENARIO. (NURSING) Abdominal Wall Abscess/Pneumonia/Coughing.

Age/Sex. : 58years Male. Unit : Q00000035 Admitted :10/12/2011Location :4EAST. Room Number. 411003Attending doctor. DON’T, HATE. CODE STATUS: Full code. Diagnosis : Abdominal Wall abscess/Pneumonia/Coughing. I &D with iodoform packing at the bedside by the doctor Miller,Spermide Secondary Diagnosis:Chronic IV drug abuse COPD, Schizophrenia and bipolar, 2gm herone every day. Weight 140lbs,height 5ft 8inches. Allergy: …

5TH CASE SCENARIO.(Nursing)FALL.

Mr B.G 35years old male was brought in by ambulance due to fall. Diagnosis : Right Humerus Fracture. Right Pneumothorax, right ribs 4,6 fracture. Sacral,bilateral acetabular and nasal fracture .None Operable.. Right Humerus reduction done at the emergency room.Right pelvic, (B)Acetabular fracture ,Sacral percutaneous fixation of right pelvic pelvic done by doctor Don’t Hate. Dressing …