Eronology and Gerontic Nursing Practise

Topic
You are the admitting nurse in the medical care ward of your local hospital.Mrs Johns aged 76,presents for admission for on of the following reasons

Diabetes managment
Malnutrition
Altered cognitive state
Hypertension

It is acknowledged that older people predominantly present with multiple diagnoses,however for the purpose of this assignment you are asked to focus on 1
ONLY
Diabetes managment Please

AFTER CHOOSING ONE OF THE ABOVE YOU ARE TO RESPOND TO THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS

ESSAY FORMAT IS NOT REQUIRED FOR THIS ASSIGMENT

Question1
Describe the normal ageing changes that would occur in Mrs Johns (5 marks)

Question 2
Discucc how you woulg present this information to Mrs Johns so that she was able to understand the reason for her admission(5Marks)

Question3
Outline what health educationyou would incorporate into Mrs Johnsplan for care hile she is hospitalised (5Marks)

Question 4
Outline the varioushealth professionals you would involve in Mrs Johns plan for care while hospitalized and discuss each of their roles in the team(5marks)

Questions5
Discuss the specific medication administration considerations that would be required for Mrs Johns

Questions 6
DEVELOP A DISCHARGE PLAN FOR mRS jOHNS.iNCLUDE RATIONALE FOR EACH ASPECTS OF THE PLAN.rEMEMBE DISCHARGE PLANNING SHOULD COMMENCE AT ADMISSION,SO IN YOUR PLAN IDENTIFY HOW THE DISCHARGE PLAN RELATES TO HE PLAN OF CARE DEVELOPD FOR mRS jOHNS HOSPITALISATION.tHE FOCUS OF YOUR DISCHARGE PLAN SHOULD BE ONHEALTHY AGING FOR MRS JOHNSTKING INTO CONIDERATION HERMEDICAL CONDITION (10 MARKS)

Reference must be used for each question.Arefernce list is to be attached at the end of the case study.You are expected to provide a minimum of 15 references ffor this assignment.There are to include but not limited to a mix of journals,books,internet sources and organizational policies and protocols.
Marks will be deducted for inadequate persentation and referencing

Rationale
Students will be able to demonstrate an understanding of th normal aging changes that occur as people age as well as an understanding of the concept of healthy aging

Prescribed text for this subject is Miller ,C 2004 ,NURSING FOR WELLNESS IN OLDER ADULTS,4TH EDN,Lippincott,Sydney

Thankyou
sallyAnn Hall