An Interprofessional team comprised of a hospitalist , Nurse Practitioner , pharmacist , RN , Social Worker and discharge manager are caring for a...
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12. An Interprofessional team comprised of a hospitalist, Nurse Practitioner, pharmacist, RN, Social Worker and discharge manager are caring for a

six-year-old being treated for status asthmaticus. Prior to admission the patient required several recent ER visits and hospitalizations with missed outpatient sub specialty appointment. The patient was noted to be overweight and counseling was provided at the last outpatient appointment. Which aspect of the patient’s care should be the priority for the Nurse Practitioner?A. refer the patient to a respiratory specialist to assess the parents understanding of the asthma action planRevised 11/30/2016
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B. work collaboratively with each member of the Interprofessional team to address the patient’s health concerns C. consult with the Social Worker to address the frequent ED visits and hospitalizations with multiple missed sub specialty appointmentsD. ensure the Interprofessional team focuses on the patient adherence to weight management and nutritional counseling
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