Competency

Create an visual presentation using PowerPoint in which you provide discharge instructions for a patient.

In this patient-centered final project you will provide patient with education about effective self-care to prevent readmission. Remember to use accessible, professional language demonstrating caring behaviors with use of therapeutic communication as you anticipate any questions or concerns patients might have.  Be sure to include specific tools and resources (such as apps, support groups, handouts, credible web sources) to support health promotion and the management of her care.  Use a minimum of four scholarly references to cite the current evidence-based practices to support your content.

Include discharge teaching with evidence-based practice (EBP) instructions and specific resources for the following six areas:

  1. Diabetes – Include diet and      nutrition, exercise, blood glucose monitoring (signs and symptoms of      hypo/hyperglycemia), and preventing complications (infections,      dehydration)
  2. Asthma – Include EBP about      identifying and avoiding triggers, long-term management and management of      exacerbations
  3. Wound care – Include EBP about      monitoring and cleansing her wound with bid dressing changes
  4. Activity – Include EBP about      activity level, ambulation, use of air boot, and injury prevention      (modifying environment)
  5. Medications – Include      instructions about indications, side effects (how to monitor and manage),      and administration.

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  • albuterol MDI 2 puffs every       four hours as needed
  • insulin glargine 10 units subcutaneous       at bedtime
  • metformin 850 mg by mouth       twice a day
  • linezolid 600 mg PO Q12hours       for 10 days
  • oxycodone 5 mg/acetaminophen       500 mg by mouth three times a day as needed for pain
  • promethazine 25 mg every four       hours as needed for nausea
  • insulin lispo sliding scale       for blood glucose as following:
    • 70-130=0 units
    • 131-180=2 units
    • 181-240=4 units
    • 241-300=6 units
    • 301-350=8 units
    • 351-400=10 units and call        your doctor

6. Follow up – Include information about preventative and routine health care recommendation exams/appointments and when to seek urgent medical care (going to ER or notifying primary care provider).

Please view the Rubric located in the Final Project Grade area below for grading criteria.

Final Project Rubric

 

Component

14 points

11 points

8 points

0 points

Score

 

Diabetes

Addresses all areas for self-care   and health promotion using current EBP in a patient- centered manner   demonstrating caring behaviors with use of therapeutic communication.

Addresses all areas for self-care   and health promotion in a patient- centered manner demonstrating caring   behaviors with use of therapeutic communication.

Incomplete in addressing areas of   self-care, and health promotion.  Lack of patient-centeredness, caring   behaviors and therapeutic communication.

Does not address.

/14

 

Asthma

Addresses all areas for self-care   and health promotion using current EBP in a patient- centered manner   demonstrating caring behaviors with use of therapeutic communication.

Addresses all areas for self-care   and health promotion in a patient- centered manner demonstrating caring   behaviors with use of therapeutic communication.

Incomplete in addressing areas of   self-care and health promotion.  Lack of patient-centeredness, caring   behaviors and therapeutic communication.

Does not address.

/14

 

Wound Care

Addresses all areas for self-care   and health promotion using current EBP in a patient- centered manner   demonstrating caring behaviors with use of therapeutic communication.

Addresses all areas for self-care   and health promotion in a patient- centered manner demonstrating caring   behaviors with use of therapeutic communication.

Incomplete in addressing areas of   self-care and health promotion.  Lack of patient-centeredness, caring   behaviors and therapeutic communication.

Does not address.

/14

 

Activity

Addresses all areas for self-care   and health promotion using current EBP in a patient- centered manner   demonstrating caring behaviors with use of therapeutic communication.

Addresses all areas for self-care   and health promotion in a patient- centered manner demonstrating caring   behaviors with use of therapeutic communication.

Incomplete in addressing areas of   self-care and health promotion.  Lack of patient-centeredness, caring   behaviors and therapeutic communication.

Does not address.

/14

 

Medications

Thoroughly instructs on   medications, including indication, dosing, adverse effects, adherence, and   administration using EBP in a patient-centered manner demonstrating caring   behaviors with use of therapeutic communication

Thoroughly instructs on medications,   including indication, dosing, adverse effects, adherence, and administration   in a patient-centered manner demonstrating caring behaviors with use of   therapeutic communication

Incomplete in instructing on   medication, including indication, dosing, adverse effects, adherence, and   administration.  Lack of patient-centeredness, caring behaviors and   therapeutic communication.

Does not address.

/14

 

Competency

5 points

3 points

1 points

0 points

 

Follow-up

Thoroughly instructs   on follow-up plan, including preventative and routine health care and warning   signs of potential problems using EBP in a patient-centered manner   demonstrating caring behaviors with use of therapeutic communication.

Thoroughly instructs   on follow-up plan, including preventative and routine health care and warning   signs of potential problems in a patient-centered manner demonstrating caring   behaviors with use of therapeutic communication.

Incomplete in   instructing on follow-up plan, including preventative and routine health care   and warning signs of potential problems.  Lack of patient-centeredness,   caring behaviors and therapeutic communication.

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