The assignment is a interview between a nurse and the patient (helen) the assignment is about a (script) about the patient (helen)
Student (Community – Registered Nurse): Use professional nursing communication with the patient to conduct a 10 minute health assessment video interview taking into account the following:
You are cooperative, alert and orientated. You are willing to provide all requested information. You like to ask general questions of the nurse related to the health assessment and like to know your observations and if they are within normal limits. You are open to discuss ways to improve your health through possible changes to your diet, exercise, daily habits, and lifestyle choices.
Helen Henderson has come to see a Registered Nurse at her General Practitioner’s Office for a health assessment. Helen is not very active and has a stressful lifestyle with work and other activities. She is well but always feels tired and would like to know how to feel more energetic through regular exercise, eating well and by making positive changes to her lifestyle.
Helen Henderson: Female, height 175 cm; weight 94 kg (BMI = 30.7). BP 158/ 90, HR 96, RR 18, temperature 36.4 C, SaO2 99% on room air.