Adult Health Nursing


Mr. Smith a 57 y/o presents at a health fair asking questions about the age-appropriate health maintenance and promotion considerations he should be concerned about. He stated that he only goes to his health care provider when he feels sick, and the last time he saw his physician was 2 years ago when he had a sinus infection.

Write a 5-paragraph (5 sentences each) paper considering the scenario above. Include the following:
 (a) what further assessment does the nurse need to make before designing a teaching plan?
 (b) what topics does the nurse need to include for Mr. Smith based on current medical recommendations?
 (c) design a teaching plan that covers the topics.

Remember to…
 Follow APA guidelines
 See rubric for detailed grading requirements

Sample Solution