Nursing Assignment Report

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Running head: Nursing AssignmentNursing Assignment-Case Study in NursingName of the StudentName of the UniversityAuthor Note
1Nursing AssignmentContents1.Sequence of the report:.......................................................................................................22.Admission Process:.............................................................................................................23.Assessments Taken On Admission:....................................................................................24.Documentation needed for admission:...............................................................................25.Discharge Planning:............................................................................................................36.Cultural Background:..........................................................................................................37.Patient’s Independence and Expectations in light of the cultural background:..................38.Social Support:....................................................................................................................49.Admission Diagnosis:.........................................................................................................410.Patient’s Assessment, Medical History and Understanding of the conditions:..............411.Presence of Allied Health Team and its impact:.............................................................412.Diagnostic Testing and their implications:.....................................................................513.Nursing Handover:..........................................................................................................514.Client’s Acceptance and Participation in Care:..............................................................615.Educating the patient towards discharge:........................................................................6References:.................................................................................................................................7
2Nursing Assignment1.Sequence of the report:The report outlines the admission process (including the assessments taken, requireddocumentations, planning of discharge and care, and implementation of culturalcompetencies). The report will also discuss the independence level of the patient and theirexpectations, availability of social support, the diagnosis of the patient, assessments and pasthistory of the patient, involvement of Allied Health Team, diagnostic tests performed, andaccuracy of nursing handover, acceptance and participation in care program by the patient aswell as the education provided to them.2.Admission Process:The admission process for emergency admission for the patient will involve thefollowing sequence of steps: advising patient (on the eligibility for health fund benefits andcoverage and amount payable by patient); giving an estimate of costs; medical gap fee;providing treatment options to patient; consent from patient (Ombudsman.gov.au, 2018).3.Assessments Taken On Admission:Upon admission, the following assessments were taken on the patient included a CT Scanof Abdomen and Pelvic Region, Liver Function Test, Full Blood Examination, MidstreamSpecimen of Urine (MSU) and a Faeces test. The CT scan revealed per-rectal bleeding, whilethe full blood test showed an elevated count of White Blood Cells.4.Documentation needed for admission:The following information (of the patient) needs to be entered into the hospital database:patient’s name, address, contact number, date of birth, place of employment, occupation,emergency contact information, insurance coverage, reason for hospitalization, knownallergies, religious preferences.
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