Gordon S Functional Health Assessment Essays and Term Papers

  • Health History

    Introduction Health assessment thus plays an important role to provide information about one’s health. Assessment is the first step in the nursing process and includes collection, verification, organization, interpretation and documentation of data.(Sue C.DeLaune and Patriciak .Ladner,2011) Almost...

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  • The imagery of nursing

    process. First, in the process is Assessment of the patient. Secondly, diagnosis, thirdly, planning,Forthly, implementation, and finally, evaluation of the patient process. Through this model of the nursing process it is the framework of patient care. First, Assessment is the first process in which the...

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  • Functional Health Patterns on a Person 65yrs

    Assignment 2 – Assessment of functional health patterns of a person aged greater than 65 years of age. A health assessment is an important tool in formulating a health care plan for an individual or family. Nurses therefore have an important role in health promotion and by using the principles of Gordon’s...

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  • Family Health Assessment

    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...

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  • 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...

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  • Case Study

    Student Number: 21127187 Module: Assessment and Therapeutic Care Management Module Code: AN 602 Assignment Title: A Case study: Stroke Care Management and Pressure Ulcer Assessment Tool Word Count: 3296 Date Submitted: 11th January, 2012 This academic work aims to present a clinical...

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  • Critiquing Communication and Interviewing Skills

    Critiquing communication and interviewing skills of a health assessment interview with a client Introduction Communication is one of the basic survival skills of human and also a fundamental part of nursing. Effective communication would help to promote a positive nurse-client relationship which...

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  • 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...

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  • Every Student Every School Critical Analysis of Policy Teena Skelton 2012

    Assessment Task 1 Policy & Administration in Special Education Critical analysis of policy. The New South Wales Department of Education and Communities (NSW DEC) Every Student, Every School initiative (ESES) is complex with multiple, integrated project activities staged over 2012 to 2013. It...

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  • Heritage Assessment

    Family Health Assessment Marjorie Gordon proposed functional health patterns as a guide for establishing a comprehensive nursing data base. These 11 categories make possible a systematic and standardized approach to data collection, and enable the nurse to determine the following aspects of health...

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  • 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 ...

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  • Confidentiality

    Assess Nursing Assessment & Diagnostic Reasoning Notes A Davis’s Notes Book Marjory Gordon, PhD, RN, FAAN Professor Emeritus, Boston College School of Nursing Purchase additional copies of this book at your health science bookstore or directly from F A. Davis by shopping . online at www.fadavis...

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  • Gorden Health Assessment Tool

    HEALTH PATTERN DEFINITION ASSESSMENT HEALTH PERCEPTIONHEALTH MANAGEMENTPATTERN Perceived pattern of healthand well being and how healthis managed.Quality of usual health (scale 1 – 10).Perceived ability to control health. Healthhistory. Self care measures used. Medications.Allergies. Reason for this...

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  • 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...

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  • Family Health Assessment

    Family Health Assessment Health care today focuses on the controlling and prevention of diseases. Health assessments are formulated as a means of assessment indicators regarding the patient’s perception of quality of life, the functional status, the patient’s satisfaction about his or her health status...

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  • Family Focused Health Assessment Questions - Lou Ann Lake

    Family Focused Health Assessment L. L. Grand Canyon University August 11, 2013 Family Focused Health Assessment As the society we live in continues to transform, nurses need a comprehensive tool to assess family’s health patterns. Family units are influenced by environment, biological, mental...

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  • 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...

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  • Sylabus

    - assesses with client/s his/her/their condition/health status through interview, physical examination, interpretation of laboratory findings - identifies actual and at-risk nursing diagnosis - plans appropriate nursing interventions with client/s and family for identified nursing...

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  • Health

    Introduction Gordon’s functional health pattern is a systematic and standardized approach to the collection of data that incorporates eleven categories. Developed by Marjorie Gordon in 1987, this method is used by nurses in the nursing process to provide a comprehensive nursing assessment of patients, enabling...

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  • 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...

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