Performance_Eval_Checklist_v.2_da_update

Performance_Eval_Checklist_v.2_da_update - HUMAN ASSESSMENT...

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HUMAN ASSESSMENT N285 PERFORMANCE EVALUATION CHECKLIST MENTAL STATUS PASS FAIL 1. Observes physical appearance and grooming. ____ ____ 2. Asks questions that elicit state of consciousness. ____ ____ 3. Tests client for immediate, recent, and remote memory. ____ ____ 4. Observes verbal and nonverbal behavior for mood and emotional expressions. ____ ____ 5. Observes voice quality, articulation, and coherence. ____ ____ VITAL SIGNS ASSESSMENT PASS FAIL 1. Assesses arterial pulses: a. temporal ____ ____ b. carotid ____ ____ c. brachial ____ ____ d. radial ____ ____ e. femoral ____ ____ f. popliteal ____ ____ g. dorsalis pedis ____ ____ h. posterior tibial ____ ____ i apical ____ ____ 2. Determines pulse rate, rhythm, and quality by counting for 30 seconds if regular, and counting for a full minute if irregular determine apical pulse. ____ ____ 3. Observes and describes ventilatory pattern. ____ ____ 4. Determines respiratory rate by counting for 30 seconds. ____ ____ 5. Positions client's forearm in relaxed position at level equal to or lower than heart, and applies blood pressure cuff correctly. ____ ____ 6. Determines estimated systolic blood pressure by palpation. ____ ____ 7. Waits one minute and uses diaphragm of stethoscope to auscultate blood pressure reading. ____ ____ 8. Records systolic and diastolic blood pressures. ____ ____ 9. ____ ____ 10. Accurately reads a tympanic thermometer. ____ ____
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HUMAN ASSESSMENT N285 PERFORMANCE EVALUATION CHECKLIST (continued) INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM PASS FAIL 1. Identifies client, explains procedure, gathers supplies, provides privacy, washes hands. ____ ____ 2. Assesses capillary refill. ____ ____ 3. Inspects skin for color, vascularity, bleeding, bruising, pallor, redness, moisture, dryness, lesions. ____ ____ 4. Inspects nails and hair for color, texture, scaling. ____ ____ 5. Palpates for temperature, texture, and turgor. ____ ____ 6. Dons gloves prior to palpation of lesions. ____ ____ RESPIRATORY FUNCTION PASS FAIL 1. Positions client in semi to high-Fowlers. ____ ____ 2. Exposes chest area while providing privacy. ____ ____ 3. Inspects anterior and posterior chest for symmetry of shape, movement, alignment of trachea, and thoracic configuration. ____ ____ 4.
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