Ø Which theory of ageing you believe is most appropriate for this resident
Ø Explain the physiology of ageing and how it relates to this resident’s disease process
Part B – Nursing care plan
Your nursing care plan must include:
Ø Strategies and nursing interventions that can be used with people with dementia
Ø Primary health care services for the older person
Ø Strategies to respond to challenging behaviour
Ø Complementary therapies
Ø Meeting oral hygiene needs of a resident with dental prosthetics
Ø Pain management for the older resident (including recognition of pain and pain triggers)
*There is no minimum number of nursing diagnosis or nursing interventions required for this assessment, however you should have no more than 5 actual and 4 potential nursing diagnosis (total of 9) for your resident. You need to meet the above requirements in order to be deemed satisfactory in this assessment. Please refer to the provide list of nursing diagnosis for a guide of actual or potential nursing diagnosis that you can use.
Students to complete and attach Assessment Cover Sheet to completed Assessment Task.
This is an individual assignment
The assignment must be submitted via Brightspace the Monday two weeks post the last day of your clinical placement. Your file must be saved using the following format: Your family name_student number_assessment task identifier e.g. Hall_100123123_Case Study 1
You must keep a copy of all work that is submitted
While this assignment is using resident data that you do not need to reference any source that you use to support your work must be referenced. Plagiarism is not acceptable. The laws of copyright mean that you cannot copy or cut and paste test from resource material. The assignment must be in your own words and must be referenced appropriately.
Typing for the introduction should be in Arial size 12 with 1.5 line spacing. For the Nursing Care plan please use typing Arial size 12 with single line spacing.
Please refer to the Student Information Handbook for information regarding late submission.
The word limit for the introduction is 1000 words. In-text references are included in the word count. The assignment will not be assessed beyond the allocated word limited.
Section D – Conditions for assessment
Student to complete and attach Assessment Cover Sheet to the completed Assessment Task.
§ This is an individual assessment
§ Discuss with your assessor if your feel you require special consideration or adjustment for this task
§ Student must meet all the conditions in the marking guide to be deemed satisfactory in this task.
§ You must pass all the questions in order to pass the assessment.
§ Students may resubmit this task if deemed not successful within the enrolment period as per Holmesglen assessment procedure if they meet the requirement to be eligible to a resubmission.
§ Students may appeal and assessment decision according to the Holmesglen procedure.
§ You must submit your assignment via Turnitin. Similarity should not be over 30% for the assignment to be marked.