Assessment for Elderly Mistreatment.

Discipline: Nursing

Type of Paper: Essay (any type)

Academic Level: Undergrad. (yrs 3-4)

Paper Format: APA

Pages: 1 Words: 275

Question

  1. Describe the aspects for elder mistreatment. Include specific reference from the ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses.
  2. A comprehensive geriatric assessment is a multidimensional and includes the functional assessment. Discuss the three domains for the functional assessment of the older adult. Provide thorough examples of each domain. Why is it important for the nurse to have an understanding of these domains and how they are integrated in the comprehensive assessment of an older adult?

Jarvis: Chapters: 27-31

Clark: Chapters: 16-18

ANA Scope and Standards of Practice: The Where of Nursing Practice.

ANA Guide to the Code of Ethics for Nurses: Provisions 1, 8