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sprinkler, and shower heads locked windows, platform beds, rounded corners on furniture, furniture heavy so cannot throw Inpatient care begins with medical assessment- rule out/consider comorbid conditions Patient’s bill of rights Understanding of roles of Members of the Multidisciplinary Treatment Team. Case manager within the hospital Social worker- helps with things outside the hospital Psychiatric nurse generalist - RNs, focus on mental health and illness Advanced practice psychiatric nurses - CNSs and NPs, assess, psychotherapy, prescribe, diagnose, treat Psychiatrist - prescribe, psychotherapy Psychologist - evaluation, psychological testing, psychotherapy, counseling Social workers - counseling, supportive services- housing, health care in community Counselors - individual and group counseling Occupational therapists - ADLs, role performance Physical therapists- rehabilitation Art therapists - understand problems, enhance healthy development, reduce effects of illness Recreation therapists - improve emotional, physical, cognitive, and social well-being Pharmacists - distribution and centralized monitoring of drug regimens Medical personnel - physicians whose focus is nonpsychiatric of comorbid conditions Mental health workers -psych aides, extensive contact with patients Pastoral counselors - clergy, counseling Consumer providers - individuals with serious mental illness, trained to use experience to provide recovery-oriented services and support 3
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Working together to work wondersUnderstanding of components of Roles and Functions.??Clear understanding of: primary, secondary, and tertiary care and how toapply.Primary- promotes health and prevents mental health problems from occurring (education) Secondary- focuses on early detection of mental illness (screening)Tertiary- focuses on rehab and prevention of further problems in clients previously diagnosed (support group, rehab) Helpful:oObjectivesoBox 5-1oBox 5-2oKey PointsQuestion Example – Ch. 5A patient with schizophrenia had an exacerbation related to medication noncompliance. During 4 days of hospitalization, medication was resumed. The patient’s thought processes are now more organized, and discharge is planned. The patient’s family is upset and tells the nurse, “It’s too soon for discharge. We will just go through all this again.” The nurse should:
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