Question 1 – What are the common health issues contributing to cognitive alterations in older adults? And what are the possible causes for Regina’s cognitive impairment? (read scenario provided on Regina) Question 2 – Precautions/ Contraindications for Maxalon 10mg IV for 15 year old Matt? include what to check for before taking medication/reasons not to have this medication. (read scenario provided on Matt) please include at least 5 references APA style.
Scenario Outcomes / Students Activities
Throughout the four weeks we will be working with Regina and Giuseppe Guinta, in your allocated groups, you will undertake the following activities:
Identify the key health issues and challenges for older adults living at home, based upon concepts of health promotion and quality of life for older adults.
Discuss the priorities when conducting a comprehensive health assessment of an older couple and their living environment,
Develop a comprehensive nursing care plan to best support an older couple living at home,
Identify nursing strategies when an unexpected health situation occurs for a client(s) in their home.
Discuss ways to manage the consequences of deterioration in an older person’s,health when they are living at home. Get Nursing Homework For You Today