Dr Mona Gamal Mohamed

Lecturer - مديرة المعهد الفني للتمريض- رئيس معيار البرامج الاكاديمية- نائب مدير وحدة التقويم الطلابي بالكلية

Faculty of Nursing

Address: قسم التمريض الباطني والجراحي -كلية التمريض -جامعة سوهاج



Health Assessment تقييم صحي

2018-09-27 17:32:20 |

health assessment is a plan of care that identifies the specific needs of a person and how those needs will be addressed by the healthcare system or skilled nursing facility. Health assessment is the evaluation of the health status by performing a physical exam after taking a health history. It is done to detect diseases early in people that may look and feel well.

Evidence does not support routine health assessments in otherwise healthy people.

Health assessment is the evaluation of the health status of an individual along the health continuum. The purpose of the assessment is to establish where on the health continuum the individual is because this guides how to approach and treat the individual. The health continuum approaches range from preventative, to treatment, to palliative care in relation to the individual's status on the health continuum. It is not the treatment or treatment plan. The plan related to findings is a care plan which is preceded by the specialty such as medical, physical therapy, nursing

The Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) role is being implemented in many centres in Canada. Administrators need to be aware there are very few universities in Canada that prepare ACNPs for advanced health assessment. Therefore, a need may exist for continuing education in the work environment. The... Read more


2018-09-27 17:47:06 Health Assessment تقييم صحي
In response to the challenge of teaching health assessment to large groups of entry-level BSN students with minimal experience in the health professions and a faculty bel Read more