This module provides an overview of the approaches to assessment used to facilitate organisation, prioritisation and delivery of care.
The nursing process involves a structured approach to the delivery of individualised family-centred care; the process includes assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation.
The nursing role incorporates addressing the personal, physical, psycho-social, cultural and spiritual needs taking into consideration the patient and family’s wishes. An inclusive and holistic family-centered approach is important.
The sub-modules include information about the following:
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There are many resources to support learning about clinical assessment.
- The pGALS App - Google Play and Apple Store - with multiple language translations, explanatory notes, images, and relevant links to PMM.