Critical analysis of comprehensive social and health history data for two older persons,
Length: 750 1000 words
Task: Essay: A critical analysis of comprehensive social and health history data for two older persons,
one older person who considers she or he is a?healthya for this stage of their
life and for their age, and a second older person who considers they are experiencing ill health
* Critically analyse the nursing assessment data from the
comprehensive assessments undertaken, make nursing statements or nursing diagnoses (not
medical diagnoses) of the data in relation to identified actual and potential or at risk health
problems, which will demonstrate differences in these two personsa social and health histories.
* students will need to compare the similarities and differences in the chosen health
problems (nursing diagnoses, not medical diagnoses) between the two older persons and how these health problems
impact on their quality of life and lifestyle.
The assessment data collected in the various tools, which provided information for analysis of the
older persons functional health problems for writing the essay is to be attached to the essay as an
The critical discussion for this assessment task is to be well supported by evidence
from the literature, including research based nursing or specialty journals, theory,
textbooks, reports and or government policies.
The use of literature supports your
understanding and knowledge and shows evidence of wider reading and your development
for the essay.