Case Scenario

For this assignment, you will be placed (virtually) in a real-world scenario that occurs in work settings. Please read the following description of the authentic performance task and complete the requirements as described in the scenario.
 
Assignment
Case scenario
J.P. is a 75-year-old retired factory worker who is being seen in the home setting for a yearly health assessment provided by his insurance company.
 
Subjective Data
No complaints at this time
Enrolled in Silver Sneakers
Eats out much of the time
Widowed
Has one daughter who lives in another state
Retired automotive parts factory worker
Drives to and from activities
 
Objective Data
Vital signs: T 37 P 80 R 18 BP 140/68
Weight: 200
Weight: 5 feet, 6 inches
 
Questions

How should the nurse proceed with the interview portion of the assessment?
What are the components necessary to complete the interview?
Develop a problems list for subjective findings.
Develop a problems list for objective findings.
What teaching should the nurse consider from the problems list?
What interventions might be included in the plan of care for this patient?

 
Your report should be coherent and precise, and should address all the required components in a research-based manner using text support and outside research to create a set of responses to the supervisor prompts above.
 
The essay should be 1000-1250 words and should include at least three (3) citations. The sections should be clearly marked with headings so that your instructor knows which points you are addressing. Follow the guidelines for APA writing style. The title page and references page do not count towards the minimum word amount for this assignment.
 
Assignment Expectations
Length: 1000 1250 words; answers must thoroughly address the questions in a clear, concise manner.
Structure: Include a title page and reference page in APA style. These do not count towards the minimum word count for this assignment.
References: Use the appropriate APA style in-text citations and references for all resources utilized to answer the questions. Include at least three (3) scholarly sources to support your claims.