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Planning (Prioritizing and Outcome Identification) NURS 314
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Tips for successful planning: Accurate assessment and diagnosis Know facility policies Have client’s abilities, goals, mindset in mind at all times Trust your judgment Don’t be afraid to consult/seek expert guidance Keep your plan based in evidence
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Planning . . . May be constant or deliberate Includes modifying, individualizing care, fulfilling teaching and coping needs Structured planning includes discharge planning
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Goals & Outcomes: What are we aiming for? Goal/overall outcome = “opposite” of nursing diagnosis; resolution or control of nursing diagnosis; overall desired client state Specific desired outcomes = the “pieces” that add together to get to the Goal; specific, measurable criteria to evaluate whether goal has been met Narrow focus on an aspect of your broader overall goal---to resolve Nsg Diagnosis
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For each Diagnosis . . . Create Goal/ overall outcome that would lead to problem’s resolution Then specific measureable outcomes that lead to the overall goal Nursing Diagnosis Goal/overall outcome: Current Response to Problem Present Status What we hope to change Opposite Response Desired State What we hope to achieve Specific measureable outcomes: the steps it will take to achieve Goal; the individual achievements needed for Goal
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This note was uploaded on 02/15/2011 for the course NURS 314 taught by Professor Chappell during the Fall '10 term at South Carolina.

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