Patient centered care the provision of caring and

This preview shows page 9 - 10 out of 10 pages.

Patient Centered Care The provision of caring and compassionate, culturally sensitive care that is based on a client’s physiological, psychological, sociological, spiritual, and cultural needs, preferences, and values Evidence Based Practice The use of current knowledge from research and other credible sources, upon which clinical judgment and client care are based. Informatics The use of information technology as a communication and information gathering tool that supports clinical decision making and scientifically based nursing practice. Quality Improvement Care related and organizational processes that involve the development and implementation of a plan to improve health care services and better meet the needs of clients. Teamwork and Collaboration The delivery of client care in partnership with multidisciplinary members of the health care team, to achieve continuity of care and positive client outcomes. Body Function Cardiac Output and Tissue Perfusion The anatomical structures (heart, blood vessels, and blood) and body functions that support adequate cardiac output and perfusion of body tissues. Cognition and Sensation The anatomical structures (brain, central and peripheral nervous systems, eyes and ears) and body functions that support perception, interpretation, and response to internal and external stimuli. Excretion The anatomical structures (kidney, ureters, and bladder) and body functions that support filtration and excretion of liquid wastes, regulate fluid and electrolyte and acid base balance. Immunity The anatomic structures (spleen, thymus, bone marrow, and lymphatic system) and body functions related to inflammation, immunity, and cell growth. Ingestion, Digestion, Absorption and Elimination The anatomical structures (mouth, esophagus, stomach, gall bladder, liver, small and large bowel, and rectum) and body functions that support ingestion, digestion, and absorption of food and elimination of solid wastes from the body. Integument The anatomical structures (skin, hair, and nails) and body functions related to protecting the inner organs from the external environment and injury. Mobility The anatomical structures (bones, joints, and muscles) and body functions that support the body and provide its movement.
Page 3 of 3 Oxygenation The anatomical structures (nose, pharynx, larynx, trachea, and lungs) and body functions that support adequate oxygenation of tissues and removal of carbon dioxide. Regulation and Metabolism The anatomical structures (pituitary, thyroid, parathyroid, pancreas, and adrenal glands) and body functions that regulate the body’s internal environment. Reproduction The anatomical structures (breasts, ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, vagina, vulva, testicles, prostate, scrotum, and penis) and body functions that support reproductive functions. Decision Log Information related to each question answered in a scenario attempt is listed in the report. A brief description of the scenario, question, selected option and rationale for that option are provided for each question answered. The words “Optimal Decision” appear next to the question when the most optimal option was selected. The rationale for each selected option may be used to guide remediation. A variety of learning resources may be used in the review process, including related ATI Review Modules.

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture