For this vSim assignment, I had to repeat the scenario three times before obtaining 100% on it, since I had forgotten about a few important steps when assessing my patient, and in my second try, I had forgotten to check the patient 's electronic health record even though I had already fixed my previous mistakes in the assessment. Three of the most important things I had to do differently in this scenario were to ask the patient about allergies to maintain patient safety before administering any drugs ordered, use the incentive spirometry to improve breathing and educate her about it since she had a hard time breathing due to pain, and educate the patient about wound care at the end before discharging her. Performing the procedures I missed in
:57 AM I TC Ms. Bettie Brown about her progress since leaving Delmar Garden of Chesterfield Mo. Ms.Bettie explained she was discharged because of her weight and her not being able to walk. Bettie stated her neice and sister was taking care of her before she left for Delmar Garden. Bettie explained her brother in law has cancer her neice has a new job.I asked Bettie can she afford to have an home care agency that will provide assistance since she need it right away.Bettie stated she could not pay out of pocket right now because of other obligations. Bettie commented it would depends on her doctor to write up an order to have this supportive care. Bettie stated she has Blue Cross and Blue Shield. Bettie stated she needs a bed, and a walker that
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The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) does not only provide benefits to military veterans. Veterans ' spouses, children, and parents can benefit from the resources that the VA provides.
Traditional forms of treatment have never been proved inefficient though a tad slow. Diabetic wounds salve is one such contribution of medicine to our world. Diabetic patients often tend to develop sores and lesions due to scratching and irritation. Remaining smeared up in sticky ointments would never be the first preference in such cases. Thus a convenient form of treatment is inevitable. Salves can accomplish the task of healing diabetic wounds due to the explicit features imparted to them by their constituents. A formal assessment of the benefits and drawbacks of medicinal salves would be quite helpful if you are in need of similar treatment.
On 7/9/15 worker made an unannounced visit to the residence of Ms. Bernice Connell, for the purpose of making first victim contact. Ms. Kayley McKinnon, granddaughter-in-law of Ms. Connell greeted worker at the door and showed worker to Ms. Connell 's room. The room was cluttered but did not present with an odor. Ms. Connell was lying in bed watching TV, she was appropriately dressed with good personal hygiene.
Ng, T., Harrington, C., & Kitchener, M. (2010). Medicare and medicaid in long-term care. Health Affairs, 29(1), 22-8. Retrieved from https://search.proquest.com/docview/204518361?accountid=41759
On 11/4/15 Ms. Brittany Terry and her daughter Lundyn met with CM for an ILP. CM introduce herself as the client temporary CM assigned to her case.
Shoreview VA Hospital is one of the VA facilities that solely serves the Miami-Dade County. This county is found in the lower eastern part of Florida, but the facility is found in Homestead, Florida. Nearby, is the Homestead Air Force Base, one of 21 Military bases in Florida (See Appendix A for a map).
Since the early 1600’s, the Department of Veterans Affairs has been the leader in supporting veterans. Congress established a system in 1917 for veteran benefits that targeted disability compensation. These services included programs for disability compensation, insurance for service personnel and Veterans, and vocational rehabilitation for the disabled veteran. In 1930, President Herbert Hoover signed an Executive Order that created the Veterans Administration. The administration started consolidating government activities dealing with war veterans. The Department of Veterans Affairs has drastically changed over the years and encompasses many different facets. The increase in foreign wars and conflicts has brought about an influx of
Hope is not lost for our nations veterans, there are initiatives that may be implemented in order to improve the quality of care. We have identified four key areas that we feel will improve the quality of care for our nations veterans. These areas are; Patient Aligned Care Teams (PACTS), the program of vocational rehab, positive media relations, and universal electronic medical records.
CCIB LPA Perryman-French received a call from Mildren. her husband Julian lives in this facility. He is non-ambulatory and requires assistance to utilize the bathroom. Mildred stated that when staff call in, the director does not replace them or cover behind them, the result is that her husband cannot get the assistance he needs to use the bathroom. This has increased his accidents. Mildred also stated that due to the low staff (at times) her husband has had a wet bed left all day so when it is night time, she has had to change the bed or he will have to get in a urine soaked/smelling bed. She has changed it twice. She also notes that staff have left her husband naked after bathing, alone in the room, as they have had to rush off somewhere
CM Gilmore completed a home visit to ensure safety and well-being of the child that was listed on the report. Bmo Denikca Davis and VC A’Neeya Belton currently reside in the home. CM Gilmore explained her purpose of the visit, and Bmo allowed CM to come in the home to discuss the allegations listed in the report.
Some concepts I was not prepared for was the maintenance of equipment’s and the mass of data that was created each week. Some of the tools Weston used to maintain and transfer data back and forth from Computers, networks, shared folders, and external hard drives was dizzying, and the number of dongles and accoutrements he used to enhance his computer and camera rig was astounding. By the end of the semester I had several of the applications on my own mac, and plan to implement his strategies to clean up both the user interface and disk space of my
Starr County Memorial Hospital provides quality healthcare and services for the overall wellbeing of individuals in the community. No one individual is denied care because of their race, religion, sex, age, nationality, economic status, and insurance status. Starr County Memorial Hospital gives back to the community by providing health education in preventive medicine. The organizational structure at Starr County Memorial Hospital follows the chain of command, beginning with the charge nurse and ending with the board of hospital. Problems that arise are presented in writing within 3 days of the alleged situation. Written complaints are usually taken to the immediate