Functional Health Assessments

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Domain 1: PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE.
Professional Practice, relates to the professional, legal and ethical responsibilities which require demonstration of a satisfactory knowledge base, accountability for practice, functioning in accordance with legislation affecting nursing and health care, and the protection of individual and group rights. 1. Practises in accordance with legislation affecting nursing practice and health care

2.1 Practices in accordance with legislation affecting nursing practice and health care 2.2 Fulfils the duty of care.
2.3 Recognises and responds appropriately to unsafe or unprofessional practice

Student to provide documented evidence of clinical practice in relation to this competency. * 2 Examples of how you have met this in practice:| Maintain confidentiality of patient that I look after.|

I realise path of my duty of care is to prevent harm to my patient.| Student signature and date:_______________________________________________| Preceptor/ Assessor comment:|
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Preceptor/ Assessor Signature and date:______________________________________|

Domain 1: PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE.
2. Practises within a professional and ethical nursing framework.

3.4 Practices in accordance with legislation affecting nursing practice and health care. 3.5 Integrates organisational policies and guidelines with professional standards 3.6 Practices in a way that acknowledges the dignity, culture, values, beliefs and rights of individuals/groups. 3.7 Advocates for individual/groups and their rights for nursing and health care within organisational and management structures. 3.8 Understands and practises within own scope of practice. 3.9 Integrates nursing and health care knowledge, skills, and attitudes to provide safe and effective nursing care. 3.10 Recognises the differences in accountability and responsibility between Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses and unlicensed care workers.

Student to provide documented evidence of clinical practice in relation to this competency. * 2 Examples of how you have met this in practice:| .As a student I always follow RN instruction and guidance to work within my scope.| Realise that each staff member is responsible for the action but the RN is accountable for the action of the staff member. | Student signature and date:_______________________________________________| Preceptor/ Assessor comment:|

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Preceptor/ Assessor Signature and date:______________________________________|

Domain 2: CRITICAL THINKING AND ANALYSIS
Critical Thinking and analysis relates to self-appraisal, professional development and the value of evidence and research for practice. Reflecting on practice, feelings, and beliefs and the consequences of these for individuals/groups is an important professional benchmark. 3. Practises within an evidence-based framework.

4.11 Identifies the relevance of research to improving individual/group health outcomes. 4.12 Uses best available evidence, nursing expertise and respect for the values and beliefs of individuals/groups in the provision of nursing care. 4.13 Demonstrates analytical skills in accessing and evaluating health information and research evidence. 4.14 Supports and contributes to nursing and health care research. 4.15 Participates in quality improvement activities.

Student to provide documented evidence of clinical practice in relation to this competency. * 2 Examples of how you have met this in practice:| Look at policies and procedure before commencing a procedure.| Found research article on anorexia to increase knowledge.| Student signature and date:_______________________________________________| Preceptor/ Assessor comment:|

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Preceptor/ Assessor Signature and date:______________________________________|

Domain 2: CRITICAL THINKING AND ANALYSIS
4. Participates in ongoing...
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