"Functional Health Pattern Community Assessment" Essays and Research Papers

  • Functional Health Pattern Community Assessment

    Gordon’s Functional Health Pattern In 1987 Marjorie Gordon proposed a functional health pattern as a guide to establish a comprehensive nursing data base. A comprehensive family assessment provides a foundation to promote family health (Edelman and Mandel, 2001).There is 11 categories that provide a systematic and standardized approach to determine the aspects of health and human function. By interviewing the entire family it becomes possible to determine the functional and dysfunctional (or risky)...

    Extended family, Family, Father 1236  Words | 3  Pages

  • Family Health Assessment Using Functional Health Patterns

    head: FAMILY HEALTH ASSESSMENT USING FUNCTIONAL HEALTH Family Health Assessment using Functional Health Patterns Micaela Simon Grand Canyon University Family Centered Health Promotion NRS-429V Melanie Escobar RN, MSN September 6, 2012 Family Health Assessment using Functional Health Patterns Assessment is the first tool in the nursing process in formulating health care plans for the individual as well as the family. A through assessment lays groundwork to promote family health (Edelman...

    Family, Health, Marriage 2025  Words | 7  Pages

  • Childrens Functional Health Pattern Assessment

    Children’s Functional Health Pattern Assessment Short Answer Questions Compare and contrast identified similarities as well as differences in expected assessment across the childhood age groups. When assessing children from toddlerhood through school-aged, the health practitioner will find that some of the expected results to be similar. Patterns of sleep and rest prove to be the most similar through the development of a child. A child’s required hours of sleep do not significantly change...

    Abuse, Child abuse, Childhood 727  Words | 5  Pages

  • Children’s Functional Health Pattern Assessment

    Children’s Functional Health Pattern Assessment Functional Health Pattern Assessment (FHP) | Toddler Erickson’s Developmental Stage: Autonomy vs. Shame and Doubt Toddlers acquire new abilities and a chance to shape self-confidence and independence. | Preschool-Aged Erickson’s Developmental Stage: Initiative vs. Guilt The longing to do what adults to creates awkward circumstances. | School-Aged Erickson’s Developmental Stage: Industry vs. Inferiority Cultivate fresh abilities...

    Childhood, Demographic profile, Health care 2096  Words | 6  Pages

  • Childrens Functional Health Pattern Assessment

    Children’s Functional Health Pattern Assessment Functional Health Pattern Assessment (FHP) | Toddler Erickson’s Developmental Stage: | Preschool-Aged Erickson’s Developmental Stage: | School-Aged Erickson’s Developmental Stage: | Pattern of Health Perception and Health Management: List two normal assessment findings that would be characteristic for each age group. List two potential problems that a nurse may discover in an assessment of each age group. ...

    Behavior, Child, Demographic profile 1624  Words | 5  Pages

  • Functional Health Assessment

    Functional Health Assessment Joann Mirville-Noriega, RN Grand Canyon University: NRS-429V Family Centered Health Promotion December 1, 2013 Family Functional Health Assessment Interview Nursing theorist Marjorie Gordon developed, in 1987, functional health patterns as a tool guide, used by nurses as a comprehensive data collection during patient assessments. Functional health pattern enables the nurses to identify and determine all aspects of health and human function...

    Family, Father, Health 1285  Words | 4  Pages

  • Children's Functional Health Pattern Assessment

    The U.S. health care delivery system has gone through enormous and transformational changes in the past two decades. The traditional hospital-centered health care delivery is no longer able to support the expanded demands of health care services, especially outside hospitals. In the same token, the traditional role of a nurse as bedside direct caregiver is insufficient to meet the accelerating needs of nurses in other areas, such as health promotion and disease prevention, case management, leadership...

    Academic degree, Associate's degree, Bachelor's degree 905  Words | 3  Pages

  • Children's Health Functional Pattern

    Children’s Functional Health Pattern Assessment Functional Health Pattern Assessment (FHP) | Toddler Erickson’s Developmental Stage: Autonomy Vs. Shame and Doubt | Preschool-Aged Erickson’s Developmental Stage: Initiative VS. Guild | School-Aged Erickson’s Developmental Stage: Industry Vs. Inferiority | Pattern of Health Perception and Health Management: List two normal assessment findings that would be characteristic for each age group. List two potential problems...

    Child, Child safety, Childhood 1548  Words | 5  Pages

  • childrens functional health pattern

    ent Functional Health Pattern Assessment (FHP) Toddler Erickson’s Developmental Stage: Autonomy vs. Shame and Doubt Preschool-Aged Erickson’s Developmental Stage: Initiative vs. Guilt School-Aged Erickson’s Developmental Stage: Industry vs. Inferiority Pattern of Health Perception and Health Management: List two normal assessment findings that would be characteristic for each age group. List two potential problems that a nurse may discover in an assessment of each age...

    Health care, Heart rate, Hygiene 621  Words | 4  Pages

  • Health Assessment of the famli using Gordon's 11 Functional Health Patterns

     Assessment of the Family using Gordon’s 11 Functional Health Patterns Grand Canyon University: NRS-429-V , 2013 Health Assessment of the lamoth’s Family, using the Gordon’s 11 Functional Health Patterns. The Gordon’s 11 Functional Health Patterns Assessment is a very useful tool in assessing and evaluating the family’s established health patterns, allowing the care provider an inside look at the overall health of a particular family and able to assist...

    Family, Father, Health 1283  Words | 4  Pages

  • Gordons Health Functional Pattern

    1. Gordon’s Functional Health Patterns HEALTH PERCEPTION AND MANAGEMENT The patient’s condition greatly affects his health perception and management. He cannot perceive if it were already deteriorating and complicated. Because of his illness’ he cannot recall or give importance to his health status. Management of his health relies solely to his caregiver and family. NUTRITIONAL – METABOLIC PATTERN Mr. S. V.’s typical food intake includes soft foods...

    Alzheimer's disease, Circadian rhythm, Epidemiology 593  Words | 3  Pages

  • Health Assessment Pattern

    Functional Health Patterns Community Assessment Guide Availability of spiritual resources within or near the community (churches/chapels, synagogues, chaplains, Bible studies, Loma Linda University Churchbible study, sacraments, self-help groups, support groups, etc.).http://www.yellowpages.com/loma-linda-ca/churches 1039, Do the community members value health promotion measures? yes, by fighting to keep fast food resturants from the communityWhat is the evidence that they do or do not (e.g...

    Community, Library, Loma Linda University 875  Words | 3  Pages

  • Adult Functional Health Assessment

    Functional Health Pattern Assessment (FHP) Pattern of Health Perception and Health Management: How does the person describe current health? This is a 64 year old male with a history of hypertension, high cholesterol, and GERD. PC reports he is in good health and recently lost 20 pounds to help reduce is blood pressure and “get in better shape.” He walks an average of 2-3 miles, 5 days a week for exercise and plays gold 3 times a week. He feels he is in better health than he has been in the...

    Atherosclerosis, Blood, Cholesterol 784  Words | 2  Pages

  • Functional Health Patterns Community Assessment

    Functional Health Patterns Community Assessment Guide Functional Health Pattern (FHP) Template Directions: This FHP template is to be used for organizing community assessment data in preparation for completion of your collaborative learning community (CLC) assignment. Address every bulleted statement in each section with data or rationale for deferral. You may also add additional bullet points if applicable to your community. Value/Belief Pattern Predominant ethnic and cultural groups along...

    Downtown San Diego, Health care, High school 3271  Words | 15  Pages

  • Family Assessment, Gordon 11 health patterns

    The Harris Family Assessment Dana Grand Canyon University: NRS-429V November 16, 2013 The Harris Family Assessment Health practices are activities performed by individuals or families as a whole to promote health and prevent disease. Health practices vary from family to family and nurses play a pivotal role in promoting health for the family. Families identify and perform health-maintenance activities based on their perceptions about their health because their choices...

    Bed, Carol Burnett, Family 1254  Words | 4  Pages

  • Functional Health Assessment

    Health Perception/ Health Management | * Number one leading health problem in Phoenix is cancer as compared to heart disease as the leading cause nationwide * Only 1.5 million of the reported residents are not immunized * Diseases with the increased mortality rates in 2010 were: Diabetes, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, and homicide. * Phoenix offers a wide variety of preventative programs * 33,000 medical facilities, 42 licensed hospitals, and 2000 healthcare providers * Readiness for enhanced...

    Blood sugar, Language proficiency, Obesity 869  Words | 3  Pages

  • Family Health Assessment

    head: FAMILY HEALTH ASSESSMENT 1 Family Health Assessment Paper Benice C. Ejiogu Grand Canyon University: NRS-429V Octoberber 7th, 2012. FAMILY HEALTH ASSESSMENT ...

    Health, Health care, Medicine 1703  Words | 7  Pages

  • Community Health Nursing Assessment

    Community Health Assessment of 78382 Chamberlain College of Nursing NR-443 Fall Session, November 2012 Audrey L. Hendrix Community Health Assessment of 78382 Introduction In an effort to promote the health needs within a community, a successful community health nurse (CHN) must focus on the entire population. In order to accomplish this task, the CHN utilizes a scientific approach to determine the priority population focused health needs for the community. According to Nies & McEwen...

    Childhood obesity, Diabetes mellitus, Nutrition 1757  Words | 5  Pages

  • family health assessment

    Family Health Assessment A family consists of a group of interacting individuals related by blood, marriage, cohabitation, or adoption who interdependently perform relevant functions by fulfilling expected roles. (Edelman, Kudzma, & Mandle, 2014, p. 150) The family has various functions that include teaching members’ values, morals and beliefs as they relate to health practices. Health can be defined as a complete state of wellbeing and not merely the absence of disease. Gordon’s functional health...

    Family, Grandparent, Health 1380  Words | 5  Pages

  • Health Assessment

    Family Health Assessment Family Health Assessment Nurses, in order to practice effectively, must assess consciously and unconsciously to determine the needs of the client (McCain, 1965, pg. 82). The functional abilities of the patient are selected based on the assessment. Marjorie Gordon proposed functional health patterns as a guide to provide a comprehensive nursing assessment of the patient (Gordon, 1994). Gordon’s health patterns are categorized into 11 possible approaches to collect...

    Family, Health, Health care 1583  Words | 5  Pages

  • Community Assessment

    Community Assessment and Analysis Yuma Community Of all the problems faced by Yuma community, along with the state ranking for teen births, the community also takes third place. (County Health Rankings, 2012). Programs that will help to educate teens on the importance of using birth control in order to stop undesirable pregnancies are a rising need within the community. Additional health problems for this community include...

    Arizona, Health, Health care 2024  Words | 7  Pages

  • Community Health Assessment Paper

     Community Health Assessment Alex Goenaga Lehman College Assessment of a community for health care purposes revolves around the goal of treating the community as a client and improving its overall heath. This involves knowing the customs of the community, identifying their needs, and the usage of their current resources and optimally applying them. Beyond these measures nursing intervention can also include advocating for the community through legislative...

    Health, Health care, Health care provider 1736  Words | 9  Pages

  • Health Patterns

    Assessment of the eleven Functional Health Patterns of Tohono- o’odham Nation, Arizona Values/ Belief Pattern • The ethnical and cultural groups in Tucson are:- • Tohono o’odham-24,000 people • Lives in 4 reservations:- “Main” Reservation -Florence Village -San Xavier -San Lucy Other members also live in Mexico. • Nation’s capital is in Sells Community • Speaks several different...

    Health, Health care, Health economics 1307  Words | 6  Pages

  • Family Health Assessment

    Family Health Assessment Melody Moore Grand Canyon University NRS-429V Instructor: Renita Holmes May 10th 2013 Family Health Assessment A comprehensive family assessment provides a foundation to promote family health (Edelman&Mandle, 2011).Gordon’s functional health patterns is a method developed by Marjorie Gordon in 1987 in which she proposed functional health patterns as a guide to establishing a comprehensive data base.(Kriegler&Harton,1992).Gordon’s eleven functional health patterns...

    Family, Father, Health 1537  Words | 5  Pages

  • Family health assessment

     Family Health Assessment Grand Canyon University: NRS-429 November 24, 2013 Family Health Assessment As nurses it is essential to use appropriate tools to assess individuals, families, and communities. Throughout this paper the writer used The Gordon’s 11 Functional Health Patterns as a guide to assess a family. This family included a mother, a father, one son, four daughters, and two grandsons. The writer developed two to three open minded, family focused questions for...

    Exercise, Family, Nursing 1370  Words | 4  Pages

  • Functional Health Pattern Assessment

    Children’s Functional Health Pattern Assessment Functional Health Pattern Assessment (FHP) | Toddler Erickson’s Developmental Stage: | Preschool-Aged Erickson’s Developmental Stage: | School-Aged Erickson’s Developmental Stage: | Pattern of Health Perception and Health Management: List two normal assessment findings that would be characteristic for each age group. List two potential problems that a nurse may discover in an assessment of each age group. | - Toddlers...

    3489  Words | 10  Pages

  • Health Assessment

    Health Assessment 1. Define two different methods or frameworks, commonly used to collect health assessment data. Marjory Gordon’s Functional Health Patterns provides a holistic guide used by nurses to gather health data as well as a format for the organisation of data collected (White, 2005). A functional assessment assists the nurse in obtaining the clients past health history, current health status and perception of health behaviours (Gordon, 2010). Focusing on 11 areas of possible functional...

    Nursing 1146  Words | 4  Pages

  • Family Health Assessment.

    Family Health Assessment sonia Health Promotion (Course# NRS429) Dawn Peters May 14, 2011 The purpose of family assessment is to promote health and control or prevent control diseases affecting the families. During the assessment, the nurse will be able to evaluate the overall health status of the family, interpersonal relationship between individual members, and any chronological diseases in the family. Identifying the risk factors existing in the family will help the nurse...

    Epidemiology, Health, Nursing 1373  Words | 4  Pages

  • Scottsdale, Az Community Assessment

    Running head: SCOTTSDALE: COMMUNITY ASSESSMENT AND ANALYSIS Scottsdale: Community Assessment and Analysis Jennifer Hensley Megan Kehrli Isha Maina Maribel Martinez Kelly Simpson Lisa Taylor Grand Canyon University: NRS-427v Community Health February 3, 2013 Scottsdale: Community Assessment and Analysis Scottsdale, Arizona was incorporated in 1951 and is the sixth largest city in Arizona (City of Scottsdale, 2013). Scottsdale is 184.2 square miles located in the picturesque...

    Air pollution, Community, Health 1831  Words | 6  Pages

  • Family Health Assessment

    important role in the paradigm of health promotion for the patient. The roles in which the family plays in assisting the patient and providing care are crucial to the health of the patient and the well being of the family as a whole. One tool to assess not only a patient and their views on different aspects of health, but an entire family or even community is Gordon’s Functional Health Patterns. This assessment tool incorporates eleven topics of health patterns. Health patterns of families evolve and are...

    Carol Burnett, Family, Health 1150  Words | 3  Pages

  • Assessing the Functional Ability of Older Adults

    Functional Assessment of the Older Adult Functional Assessment • Expanding population of older adults • Care given- home, hospital, offices, nursing homes, & other settings • Goal of Functional Assessment• 1. Identify strengths & limitations • 2. Promote independence • 3. Prevents Functional Decline Functional Ability • Ones ability to perform activities to live in society • Examples- ADL’s, personal tasks, driving, etc… • Incorporates: psychological & physiological status, as well as social...

    Activities of daily living, Nursing 454  Words | 14  Pages

  • Functional Health Pattern Assessment

    Brian’s Functional Health Pattern Assessment By Teresa Harris NRS434 June 30, 2011 Brian is a healthy 16 year-old teenager, both physically and emotionally. He has no past or current disease processes and requires no daily medication. He has no allergies. He has normal bowel and bladder function. There are no sensory deficits. When Brian was six years-old, he suffered a fractured left femur while climbing a tree. He injured his left ankle at age 13; no fracture was noted on x-ray...

    Adolescence, Borderline personality disorder, High school 524  Words | 2  Pages

  • Community Health Assessment

    Riverside County Community Assessment Riverside County is a vast geographical area in Southern California with a diverse population. It represents a melding area of different cultures, ideals and median income, resulting in a community full of variety. Geographically, Riverside County covers 7200 sq. stretches eastward from the Orange County border of Southern California to the border of Arizona. There is a variety of climate within the county, as it includes a section of the Cleveland National...

    Arid, Disability, Orange County, California 986  Words | 5  Pages

  • health Pattern Gordon

     Health Patterns: The Belanger Family Teresa Jo Cox Grand Canyon University Family-Centered Health promotion NRS-429V-0104 Marcy Engebretson October 06, 2013 Health Patterns: The Belanger Family Marjorie Gordon in 1987 recommended functional health patterns as a model for launching a comprehensive nursing data base. The eleven groupings make possible a methodical and systemized approach to data collection, and facilitate the nurse to establish the following characteristics...

    Defecation, Family, Father 1577  Words | 6  Pages

  • Family Health Assessment Paper

    FAMILY HEALTH ASSESSMENT Family Health Assessment Julie Luciano Grand Canyon University NRS 429 Family Health Promotion November 2, 2009 Family Health Assessment Conducting a thorough assessment of a families health, and health beliefs is important in understanding the family as a whole unit. “A comprehensive family assessment provides the foundation to promote family health” (Edelman & Mandle, 2006, p. 154). Once a health assessment is completed, the nurse can initiate health promotion...

    Family, Health, Major depressive disorder 1264  Words | 7  Pages

  • Family Health Assessment

    Family Health Assessment Using Gordon’s functional health patterns to assess a family will guide the nurse in developing a comprehensive nursing assessment that is holistic in nature. Gordon’s functional health patterns are founded on 11 principles that are incorporated within the nursing practice. These 11 principles serve as a framework for a thorough nursing assessment in which to build a holistic and individual family care plan (Grand Canyon University, 2011). The author has developed family-focused...

    Family, Health, Health care 1375  Words | 4  Pages

  • Family Health risk assessment

    NURSING PRACTICE: HEALTH PROMOTION IN THE COMMUNITY GUIDELINES AND EVALUATION CRITERIA FOR FAMILY HEALTH RISK ASSESSMENT Overall Objective: Using a nursing conceptual model as a framework, the student will complete a detailed health risk assessment of a well family. Specific Objectives: The student will: Describe the nursing conceptual model that will be used to guide the family health risk assessment. Use the guidelines below to complete a health risk assessment of a well family...

    Community, Epidemiology, Evaluation 784  Words | 4  Pages

  • Family Health Assessment

    Family Health Assessment When it comes to defining family many people have many different ways to define family because it means something different to everyone. Overtime the typically family has changed and is much more diverse when it comes to the individuals that make up the family because of beliefs and values. The way that it is defined currently is a family is a set of interacting individual is related by blood, marriage, cohabitation, or adoption who interdependently perform relevant functions...

    An American Family, Extended family, Family 2175  Words | 6  Pages

  • Family Health Assessment

    Family Health Assessment ********** ********* Grand Canyon University: NRS 429V January 26, 2012 Family Health Assessment Performing a family assessment, rather than focusing on the individual, incorporates on a broader level the environmental and social influences and determinants of health. The typical family has changed over time from what was composed of two biological parents and their children, to being as disparate as the individual. The family is the primary social environment...

    Family, Father, Mother 1309  Words | 4  Pages

  • Family Health Assessment

    Family Health Assessment Joy Ebomwonyi Grand Canyon University: Family Centered Health Promotion: NRS 429v August 26, 2012 Open-Minded Family focused Questions I interview a family who were willing to answer the questions as long as they remained anonymous when the paper is written. I will not be using the name of the family that I interviewed for this assignment. The interview was based on the all the Gordon’s eleven functional health patterns. Health...

    Blood sugar, Family, Human sexual behavior 1432  Words | 5  Pages

  • Family Health Assessment Module 4

    Running head: FAMILY HEALTH ASSESSMENT Family Health Assessment The notion of family is universal, although with differences in its designs and structures among different peoples of the world. Family is the vital element of the society. Stable family units make firm society and vice versa. Therefore, the significance of a strong and healthy family structure cannot be over emphasized. Fostering health and healthy behaviors becomes a developmental task for functional family process (Pender...

    Family, Health, Husband 1225  Words | 7  Pages

  • Heritage and Health Assessment

    Running head: FAMILY HEALTH ASSESSMENT Family Health Assessment Grand Canyon University NRS 429 V August 15, 2012 Family Health Assessment “A family is a set of interacting individuals related by marriage, blood, and adoption or by cohabitation interdependently perform relevant functions to fulfill expected role” (Edelman & Mandle, 2010). Systems theory allows a nurse to view patient as a whole family unit, which the action of each member will influence one another. Family...

    Family, Health, Knee replacement 1942  Words | 7  Pages

  • Community Assessment

    head:COMMUNITY ASSESSMENT 1 Community Assessment Nikki Shannon Johnston Walden University NURS:4011, Section 07, Family, Community, and Population-Based Care February 13, 2014 COMMUNITY ASSESSMENT 2 Community Assessment Community assessment is a core function for the public health nurse...

    Community, Health, Health care 1592  Words | 6  Pages

  • Family Health Assessment

    Family Health Assessment Cassandra Hyden Grand Canyon University NRS 429V October 19, 2014 Family Health Assessment A family is a body of individuals that are related by blood, adoption, cohabitation, or marriage who reliantly perform important capacities by satisfying certain roles. Important family capacities incorporate practices and qualities put on wellbeing (Rentfro, 2014). Gordon’s eleven functional health patterns help arrange essential family assessment data. Assessment incorporates...

    Defecation, Dietary fiber, Family 1418  Words | 5  Pages

  • Family Health Assessment

     Health Assessment Family health assessment in a vital tool that helps the family be aware of any problems concerning planning and maintaining good health. The nurse plays an important role in assessing the health of a family with the use of the 11 Gordon’s functional health patterns. The use of open ended questions enables the nurses to determine the present and past health state of a family. Functional health patterns provide a framework for the planning of care and health promotion (Flannigan...

    Family, Health, Marriage 1299  Words | 8  Pages

  • Community Assessment

    Oxford County; Community Assessment Western Governors University HAT/Task1 Oxford County Community Assessment Oxford County is located along the western border of Maine with a total area of 2,175.26 square miles. There is a total land area of 2,078 square miles of land accompanied by 97.26 square miles of water. (Oxford County, Maine - Wikipedia; the free encyclopedia, 2012). The total population of Oxford County based upon the 2010 census is 57,833. (State and County...

    Health care, Health economics, Health insurance 2903  Words | 7  Pages

  • Children’s Functional Health Pattern Assessment

    Children’s Functional Health Pattern Assessment Functional Health Pattern Assessment (FHP) Toddler Erickson’s Developmental Stage: Autonomy vs. Shame/Doubt (Edelman & Mandle, 2010) Preschool-Aged Erickson’s Developmental Stage: Initiative vs. Guilt (Edelman & Mandle, 2010) School-Aged Erickson’s Developmental Stage: (Edelman & Mandle, 2010) Pattern of Health Perception and Health Management: List two normal assessment findings that would be characteristic for each age group. ...

    Behavior, Child, Developmental psychology 3053  Words | 13  Pages

  • Children's functional health pattern assessment

     Children’s Functional Health Pattern Assessment Functional Health Pattern Assessment (FHP) Toddler Erickson’s Developmental Stage: 1-3 Years old Autonomy vs shame Preschool-Aged Erickson’s Developmental Stage: 3-6 years old Initiative vs guilt School-Aged Erickson’s Developmental Stage: 6 years old-puberty Industry vs inferiority Pattern of Health Perception and Health Management: List two normal assessment findings that would be characteristic for each age group. List two potential problems...

    Child, Childhood, Developmental psychology 5442  Words | 15  Pages

  • Child's Functional Health Patterns Assessment

    Emily September 23, 2012 Children’s Functional Health Pattern Assessment Functional Health Pattern Assessment (FHP) | Toddler Erickson’s Developmental Stage: Autonomy vs. Shame and Doubt | Preschool-Aged Erickson’s Developmental Stage: Initiative vs. Guilt | School-Aged Erickson’s Developmental Stage: Industry vs. Inferiority | Pattern of Health Perception and Health Management: List two normal assessment findings that would be characteristic for each age group...

    Child, Childhood, Circadian rhythm 3772  Words | 10  Pages

  • Community Assessment

    Gruene Community Assessment: Census Tract 3105 University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Nursing Summary Synthesis Statement An assessment of the Gruene community was conducted utilizing the community as a partner model. This included eight major community subsystems analyzed utilizing data from the windshield survey, data collection, and interviews with community members. The community of Gruene is comprised of census tract 3105 and a...

    Comal County, Texas, Guadalupe County, Texas, Guadalupe River 1694  Words | 5  Pages

  • Boretzky Family Health Assessment

    FAMILY HEALTH ASSESSMENT Boretzky Family Health Assessment Michelle Phoebe Baltazar Grand Canyon University: NRS-429V September 8, 2012 Boretzky Family Health Assessment Gordon’s functional health pattern assessment is a tool that nurses can use to analyze a person’s whole being that incorporates every aspect of that person. Through this approach, nurses can ensure that holistic care is provided. The Boretzky family was therefore interviewed to analyze each functional health...

    Health, Health care, Human 1472  Words | 5  Pages

  • family health assessment

    Family Health Assessment Sarah Shipley Grand Canyon University Family Health Assessment Family health assessment using the functional health patters assessment is a tool we can use in the nursing process in formulating a health care plan for our patients as well as their families. A thorough assessment can lay the groundwork for us to promote family health. The purpose of this paper is to examine one family’s assessment of their functional patterns...

    Family, Health, Health care 1272  Words | 4  Pages

  • Family Health Assessment

    Emily.Lee.Week4.Family Health Assessment Grand Canyon University: N429 May 12, 2013 Questions How would you describe your overall health? What are most important things you do to keep yourself healthy? What are your basic food intakes consist of? How is your appetite? Any weight gain or loss recently? How many hours do you sleep? Do you use any sleep aids? Any relaxation must before going to bed? Any ritual before going to bed? How is your elimination pattern? Do you have any problem...

    Family, Health, Medicine 1353  Words | 5  Pages

  • Family Health Assessment

    Family Health Assessment and Review Grand Canyon University: Family-Centered Health Promotion February 8, 2013 Assessing a patient on the basis of the whole person is a necessary step and in some cases yields the most useful information aiding diagnosis and swift treatment. Marjorie Gordon developed a family assessment consistent of 11 categories to help evaluate functional health patterns. Based upon Gordon’s data collection technique, I’ve devised a simple questionnaire and conducted an...

    Family, Father, Health 1336  Words | 5  Pages

  • Children’s Functional Health Pattern Assessment

    Children’s Functional Health Pattern Assessment Functional Health Pattern Assessment (FHP) Toddler Erickson’s Developmental Stage: Autonomy versus shame and doubt Preschool-Aged Erickson’s Developmental Stage: Initiative versus guilt School-Aged Erickson’s Developmental Stage: Industry Versus inferiority Pattern of Health Perception and Health Management: List two normal assessment findings that would be characteristic for each age group. ...

    Child, Childhood, Developmental psychology 3556  Words | 18  Pages

  • Children Function Health Assessment

    The assessment part of the nursing process uses systematic, dynamic ways to collect and analyze data about a client, the first step in delivering nursing care. Family health assessment forms par to the nursing process in order to provide holistic care. The family is made up of a group of people living under one roof. Every family just like every individual Is unique .In order to get the data necessary for the assessment, the health care provider would have to come up with questions. A comprehensive...

    Health care, Health care provider, Healthcare 1170  Words | 4  Pages

  • Community Assessment

    Running head: COMMUNITY ASSMENT AND MARCO ANALYSIS 1 Community Assessment and Marco Analysis and Assessment of Community needs and Identification of Macro Themes Affecting solution to the Community Problems Mabel A. D. Brown San Diego State University COMMUNITY ASSESSMENT AND MACRO ANALYSIS 2 Abstract This paper explores the assessment of a community agency Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Woman &...

    Childbirth, Health care, Infant 930  Words | 3  Pages

  • Functional Health

    Heritage Assessment Dwayne Brown RN CPAN Grand Canyon University Family Centered Health Promotion NURS-429v Renita Holmes July 13, 2014 Heritage Assessment Being present in one of the world’s largest medical centers allows for a nurse to experience multiple cultures in the care of patients and communities. The heritage assessment tool can be utilized by nurses to understand differences among cultural values as they relate to health maintenance, health promotion and health restoration....

    Culture, Extended family, Family 1102  Words | 5  Pages

  • Community Assessment

    Activity/Exercises • Community fitness programs (gym discounts, P.E., recess, sports, access to YMCA, etc.). • Recreational facilities and usage (gym, playgrounds, bike paths, hiking trails, courts, pools, etc.). • Safety programs (rules and regulations, safety training, incentives, athletic trainers, etc.). • Injury statistics or most common injuries. • Evidence of sedentary leisure activities (amount of time watching TV, videos, and computer). • Means of transportation. Sleep/Rest ...

    Education, Education in the United States, Educational psychology 516  Words | 3  Pages

  • Family Health Assessment

    Running head: FAMILY HEALTH ASSESSMENT Family Health Assessment Kerry Murphy Family Centered Health Promotion March 15, 2014 Family Health Assessment When assessing a family, inquiries about the family function through a series of questions which will afford the nurse the information needed to prepare a complete family health plan. Marjory Gordon developed a series of questions in regards to 11 functional health patterns. This particular assessment not only pertains to...

    Body mass index, Body shape, Conceptions of self 1457  Words | 5  Pages

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