Nursing

Reflect on your current or prior practice setting.

·  Paragraph One: Briefly describe the type(s) of nursing health assessments you commonly perform.

o  Explain how your nursing health assessments are focused or comprehensive.

o  Provide examples of key subjective and objective data collected by nurses in this setting.

·  Paragraph Two: Describe the typical patient population in your practice setting.

o  What are some special considerations that you have used for obtaining an accurate health history and physical assessment in this patient population?

§  Examples may include age, lifestyle, financial status, health status, culture, religion, or spiritual practices.