PCC Utilizing Vernon Russell’s health history, identify factors that predisposed him to having a stroke.
The patient being a constant smoker for 35 years is a predisposed factor.T&C Discuss why the referral for speech therapy is important in Vernon Russell’s care.Opening QuestionsHow did the simulated experience of Vernon Russell’s case make you feel?This simulated patient experience was very informing. It showed me a few things I would have done that should be done another way.Talk about what went well in the scenario.In this scenario I was able to be virtually hands on and understand specific medications for specific diseases.Reflecting on Vernon Russell’s case, were there any actions you would do differently if you were to repeat this scenario? If so, how would your patient care change? I would have put the patient in a high fowler position instead of supine when administering meds. To avoid aspiration.Concluding QuestionsDescribe how you would apply the knowledge and skills that you acquired in Vernon Russell’s case to an actual patient care situation.I would apply the knowledge learned from this virtual simulation by applying the correct standard of care. Also accuracy with documentation and a better understanding of reports.
- Fall '19
- Vernon Russell