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What are the steps of the nursing process?

Assess
Identify the problem
Plan
Implement
Evaluate

2

Process of priority setting

High priority: greatest threat to the patient
Medium priority: non-threatening diagnoses
Low priority: diagnoses not specifically related to current health problem

3

Goal Statement Components:

Subject
Action
Performance criteria
Target time
Special condition

4

Goal:

Expected outcomes derive directly from nursing diagnosis
Problem statement describes the response/health status to be changed
Desired outcome states the opposite of the problem response.

5

Client Outcomes must be:

specific
realistic
measurable
indicate a definite time frame for achievement
consider clients desires and resources

6

For Outcomes/Goals be able to answer these questions:

slide 17-19 (if you know what an outline consist of they will be common sense)

7

Maslow's Hierarchy of Human Needs

Physiologic needs
Safety needs
Love and belonging needs
Self-esteem needs
Self-actualization needs

8

Nurse initiated intervention:

actions performed by a nurse without a physican's order. (independent)

9

physician initiated intervention:

actions initiated by a physician in response to a medical diagnosis but carried out by a nurse under doctor's orders. (dependent)

10

Steps to any intervention:

Observational: assess
Treatment: do
Teaching: teach

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Nursing Outcomes Classifications: NOC

A comprehensive, standardized classification of patient/client outcome developed to evaluate the effects of nursing interventions

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Nursing Interventions Classification: NIC

A comprehensive, research based , standardized classification of interventions that nurses perform.