Pyc-652 Advanced Health Assessment

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For PYC-652 Advanced Health Assessment, my clinical site will be the Richard A. Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center. This site is located in Indianapolis, Indiana. I will be working with a nurse practitioner who works in one of the primary care clinics located at the hospital. According to my preceptor, the four most common diagnoses she encounters is type II diabetes mellitus, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and chronic kidney disease. She primarily treats the geriatric population. An acute exacerbation of chronic kidney disease can also be referred to as acute on chronic kidney disease. This is typically an acute kidney injury (AKI) that occurs in a patient with normal kidney function or preexisting kidney disease. “AKI is

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